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Our Electronic Health Records training

In a world that's going digital, electronic health records training can be your path to an intriguing and sustainable career in healthcare. Online lessons, textbook assignments, and professional EHR software applications help you to turn your love of details into a skill needed by every medical facility.

EHR training online is the best way to gain job-ready skills organizing digital patient records. Your experience with digital health records and lessons on compliance and privacy issues give you knowledge you can use to launch a career in healthcare. You can complete your training in as few as four months. Complete your diploma and you will be prepped for your certification exam.

Online EHR Training Curriculum

Maintaining accurate and up-to-date health records is vital to quality patient care and safety. Through our online EHR training, you’ll learn about health information management and using electronic health records – all at your own pace. You'll also prepare for industry certification. Your classes include:

  • Medical and Body Systems Terminology
  • Health Information Content, Structure, and Processing
  • Health Information Management, Analysis, and Legal Issues
  • Electronic Medical Records

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Professional certification

Our EHR certification prep includes the cost of the National Healthcareer Association (NHA) Certified Electronic Health Records Specialist (CEHRS) Exam, test prep resources, and your official certificate and wallet ID card when you pass the exam. Certification validates your skills and identifies you as credible and qualified.


What you get

  • NHA Certified Electronic Health Records Specialist Exam and resources (a $180 value)
  • Textbook: Foundations of Health Records Management
  • Software: OneTouch EMR and PracticeSuite online
  • Student Portal dashboard for instant access to lessons and support
  • Learning Resource Center online libraries and labs
  • ProQuest® digital access to thousands of sources for research
  • An active online community of fellow students, staff, and grads

job growth

Job opportunities

Medical records specialists are in demand, with a projected job growth of 8% - faster than average – over the next decade††.


Certification may help you obtain work, improve your pay, and boost your career path.


Training with professional software gives you an edge in your career.


Our partnerships and online tools are here to help you reach your goals and climb the career ladder.

Frequently asked questions

You may be taking your first steps into higher education. Or you may be considering online study for the first time. Whatever your situation, we're here to guide you through the process and answer any questions you have.

Yes. Our EHR training online is designed with your professional future in mind. You'll learn the real-world skills that are actually used on the job. By the end of the course, you should be ready to take the National Healthcareer Association Certified Electronic Health Records Specialist exam, which we include as part of your EHR training online. Earning your electronic health records certification will be an important step in your path to success.

All graduates keep access to their accounts on the Ashworth College Central Network, an online toolkit that provides step-by-step guidance through resume templates, cover letters, thank you letters, and more. As a student, you will interact with the Ashworth College Central Network throughout your lessons to make you comfortable with the tools and prepare you to make a good impression on potential employers once you've graduated!

We allow you up to one year from the date of your enrollment to complete your electronic health records training. A self-paced, flexible study schedule is one of the many advantages of pursuing your education at Ashworth College.

Related programs

Electronic health records training is a valuable skill in the medical field. Explore similar studies or continue your education with another course in our range of affordable, flexible, and accredited career programs in healthcare.

State requirements

A career in this field may require you to meet certain licensing, training, and other requirements that can vary by vocation and state. You should check with your state, local government, and/or licensing board to find out which requirements may be applicable in your state. Click here for contact information on state licensing/regulatory boards and certain professional licensing information.

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