Medical Record Technician
, Bidar Institute of Medical Sciences, Bidar.
that all of the functions now taught in medical record technician schools could be performed by a machine today.
The subject was education (training courses for medical record technicians had just been approved) and the discussion centred on the importance of encouraging staff to enroll in training programs in order to progress within the field.
In 1953 the program for the training of medical record technicians that had been prepared by the Education and Registration Committee was approved by the Council on Medical Education and Hospitals of the American Medical Association.
Other hot careers include medical assistants (70% projected growth), radiologic technologists (66%), homemaker-home health aides (63%), medical record technicians
(60%), and medical secretaries (58%).
Occupations that will grow significantly because of their concentration in the health industry include: Registered nurses, licensed practical nurses, nursing aides, physicians, physical therapists, occupational therapists, medical technicians, clinical laboratory technicians, medical record technicians
, medical secretaries, and receptionists.
Registered nurses Licensed practical nurses Nursing aides Clinical laboratory technicians Receptionists Medical record technicians
Physical therapists Physicians Occupational therapists Medical technicians Medical secretaries Radiologic technicians