Post Graduate Diploma in Medical Records Management, PGDMRM
Medical Records is the back bone of any hospital. This Department plays a key role in not only maintaining the patient records but promotes research of quality, in financial and legal interests of the patient and the Hospital with an excellent statistical reporting system. This Course is specially designed to suit personnel providing medical record services and for personnel opting to take Medical Record Management as a career option in the field of life sciences and healthcare. This course is intended to fill the shortage of skilled professionals in the field of Medical Record in hospital and industry settings. This includes filing and storing patient charts, scanning medical records, ensuring adherence to regulations and retention schedule, and managing the destruction of medical records after their skill building retention period. This Diploma trains students and turns them into skilled medical record technicians. Medical record technicians are trained in areas such as – Data collection, Recording techniques, Legal aspects, Billing, Computer application and Relevant software.
Medical records Manager have both Government and Private sector job opportunities available in front of them. Here are some of the prime recruiters –
In the above-mentioned work setups, medical record technicians may don the following roles –