Start your journey to one of the estimated 100,000 in-deamand careers in the exciting age of health care reform through training in Electronic Health Records workflow in both administrative and clinical skills. your institution can help enrolled students prepare for the many jobs estimated to be available to qualified, certified HIT professionals at every level through practical experience in a live EHR test environment shared by many learners and their insructors.
As many physicians and practice managers are aware, the advent of managed care and a nursing shortage due to institutional demand and retrogression in the U.S. ushered in an era of enormous expansion of career paths for secondary school graduates and GED recipients in Allied Health. These positions include Clinical Medical Assistants, Medical Office Assistants, Certified Nursing Assistants and Vocational Nurses. In an effort to transform health care and deploy interoperable "green" health information technology, the education of these front-line, certified paraprofessionals in medical office workflow using health-IT becomes fundamentally important to the overall success of national implementation.