Medical Scribe (Online)

HMS E58 – Medical Scribe 
Medical scribes are the newest addition to the medical team. They are trained medical information managers, specializing in charting physician-patient encounters during medical examinations. Medical scribes work directly with the provider or remotely. They enter patient information into an electronic health record in real time under the direction of a physician or independent practitioner. This 60 hour course will prepare students to document medical provider dictation and activities.

A high school diploma or GED education and one year experience in a health profession.
* Students must have/had completed AHL 120 (Medical Terminology) in order to receive certificate of completion. AHL 120 can be completed (online or at main campus).

Key areas and topics include:

  • Office Procedures
  • Client Relations
  • Medical Terminology
  • Physician Exam
  • Family Medicine
  • Chronic Disease
  • Acute Medical Care
  • Inpatient Medical Care
  • Outpatient Billing and Coding
  • Inpatient Billing and Coding
  • Medications
  • Laboratory Results

Fall 2024
HMS E58 201
September 9 to November 13, 2024
60 hours, student must complete online modules

Tuition: $452* (Textbooks not included)
* = Additional college registration and technology fees may apply
Textbooks and can be purchased through the Triton College Bookstore.

Medical Scribe Information Session

For more information, please call (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3709, or email us.