Online Medical Records Specialist (EMR) Training


Period of Study:
9 months
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Financial Aid:
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This program is ideal for individuals interested in an important role within the medical industry. Medical Records Specialists perform necessary tasks that do not involve patient contact.

This 9-Month Diploma Program is designed specifically for busy, adult learners who enjoy working with and helping others and are ready to start a rewarding professional career (without spending years in school).

This Medical Records Specialist Diploma program can be completed entirely online, from the comfort of home (or wherever you have a computer/tablet and high-speed Internet access).

Becoming a Valued Medical Records Specialist

The Valley College Online Medical Records Specialist Program provides the practical experience and professional support it takes to pursue a rewarding career, all from the comfort of your own home or office.

This career-focused program includes guided instruction in a wide variety of important medical administration areas, including:

  • Medical Record Auditing
  • Health Information Management
  • Medical Terminology
  • Computer Applications – Medical
  • Medical Records Management
  • Basic Medical Coding
  • Medical Insurance Registration and Billing

Graduates feel fully prepared to move into any medical front office setting after gaining practical experience and guided instruction from instructors who have worked in the field.

Is Distance Learning a Good Fit for You?

Online Learning takes some self-discipline. It can be a great option for individuals with small children, those who want to keep working while going to school, individuals with transportation issues and/or those who live out of area.

  • No Commute
  • No Rigid Schedule
  • No Need to Conform to a Set Learning Style

As a distance learning student, you’ll train online – but you’re far from on your own. Dedicated instructors are available to provide personalized instruction. Support is never far away. If you live within driving distance of one of our campuses, you are welcome to meet in person with on-campus staff, available to work with you when you need the help.

Access your program 24hrs a day, 7 days a week, at your convenience. Create the change you want in your life, in a way that works for you.

Building Your Career

In addition to practical medical administration skills, you’ll also receive Career Development guidance so you can make the most of your training and feel fully prepared to make the transition from student to business professional.

Available Certifications

Students in the Medical Records Specialist program also have the opportunity to become nationally certified. Valley College is an approved testing site for NHA (National Healthcareer Association) certifications. Graduates of our Medical Records Specialist program may choose to further their credentials by taking these exams:

  • CBCS (Certified Billing & Coding Specialist)
  • CMAA (Certified Medical Administrative Assistant)

These nationally recognized certifications add value to your diploma and allow you to demonstrate your qualifications to potential employers.

Is the Medical Records Specialist program Right for You?
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If you’re interested in learning more about Online Learning and your possible career opportunities as a Medical Records Specialist, fill out the sign-up form on this page to receive more information.

To speak to a friendly and knowledgeable Admissions Representative, call the Valley College Online at:
Online: 888-535-3276

*Valley College Online does not currently enroll students from the following states: Alabama, Arkansas, Hawaii, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Maryland, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, New Jersey, Oregon, South Dakota, Wisconsin and Wyoming