The online Diploma in Healthcare Documentation Specialist program teaches students to translate, from oral to written form, information about patients dictated by healthcare professionals. The curriculum also teaches students how to edit provider documentation via speech recognition technology and the use of electronic health records. Coursework includes medical terminology, healthcare standards, documentation requirements, and organization of health records.
- Official high school transcript or High School Equivalency diploma
- Official transcript from any other college(s) attended
- 2.0 grade point average or a specified score on the High School Equivalency Diploma and a pre-determined minimum score on the ACCUPLACER, ACT or SAT
School Accreditation Statement
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission