Obtaining an associate’s degree in health information/medical records technology/technician allows an individual to ensure the quality of medical records by verifying accuracy through proper data entry. This certification can lead to a career as a health data analyst, medical records technician, insurance claims analyst, clinical coding specialist, and patient information coordinator. Additionally, you’ll learn skills in compliance with privacy laws and how to provide information to make fair judgements in health information and medical records of patients.
Hinds Community College offers 2 Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician degree programs. It's a large, public, two-year college in a outlying town. In 2019, 16 Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician students graduated with students earning 16 Associate's degrees.
|School||Average Tuition||Student Teacher Ratio||Enrolled Students|
|William Carey University Hattiesburg, MS||28 : 1||5,040|
|Southwest Mississippi Community College Summit, MS||31 : 1||2,128|
|Itawamba Community College Fulton, MS||32 : 1||4,768|
|Hinds Community College Raymond, MS||28 : 1||11,827|
|Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College Perkinston, MS||32 : 1||8,954|
|Meridian Community College Meridian, MS||25 : 1||3,402|
|Pearl River Community College Poplarville, MS||27 : 1||5,157|