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Diploma in Medical Records Technology
Duration: 3 years
Level: Diploma Programme.
Mode of Admission: Merit /Management
- Merit- Students looking for merit admission can apply for government seats.
- Management- Students looking for Management seats can go for Direct Admission
About The Course:
The diploma course includes skills and techniques required to maintain, keep, and manage medical records in hospitals, clinics, nursing homes, and doctor’s offices. It is a crucial component of the medical profession and involves compilation, reporting, coding, documentation, and maintenance of patient details according to healthcare coding standards which are required for research, planning, reimbursement, tracking, and monitoring disease patterns. Candidates are equipped with knowledge about medical terminology, medical coding, anatomy and physiology, patient care, confidentiality, and healthcare delivery to be able to produce high-quality healthcare services. Skills like technical skills, attention to detail, decision-making, analysis, communication, and research are enhanced during this course.
Career opportunities are available in government and private hospitals, health care clinics, medical pathology laboratories, research laboratories, blood banks, nursing homes, pathology laboratories, and social welfare organizations. Potential career roles: