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Unformatted text preview: Administrators Health records administrators, also known as health records managers, are also responsible for the security and organization of patient data, but their responsibilities are greater, as they are involved in the planning and supervision of records systems. They run records departments, keep up with changing health-care regulations and legislation and manage electronic databases. They may also be called upon to work with researchers using electronic records. Administrator Training Bachelor's degrees are required for administrator positions, and graduate programs are available as well. To become a Registered Health Information Administrator, you must attend an approved program and take an exam. Earnings Health administrators' median annual wages in 2009 were $60,725. Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics: Health Records Technicians Salary.com: Medical Records Administrator...
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This note was uploaded on 07/30/2011 for the course HCR 210 taught by Professor Byrnes during the Spring '11 term at University of Phoenix.
- Spring '11