Comments about Diploma in Medical Records Clerk - At the institution - Victoria - British Columbia
As a student in the Medical Records Clerk program you will learn medical terminology and disease classification systems. You will also examine the various legal and ethical issues surrounding medical records, including government legislation relevant to confidentiality (Federal Privacy Act) as well as the release of information with and without patient consent. In addition, you will gain hands on experience during a five-week practicum in a health care setting.
Career opportunities include Medical Records Clerk, Medical File Manager, Admitting Clerk, and Ward Clerk amongst others.