How to Become a Medical Records Administrator?

Answer A medical records administrator oversees the maintenance of patient records at a hospital, clinic or doctor's office, and has to make sure that each patient's visits, treatments, and prescribed med... Read More »

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Does HIPAA protect the right to access medical records even if the medical bill has not been paid In other words can a medical provider deny access to your own medical records if you owe money?

HIPAA allows patient access to their own medical record, with very few exceptions. Failure to pay the bill is NOT one of those exceptions.Added: HIPAA restricts and prevents the dissemination of yo... Read More »

What is the difference between a health records administrator&a health records technician?

Health records technicians and health records administrators work in the organization and management of patient information; however, technicians have fewer educational requirements, fewer manageri... Read More »

Certification Exam Requirements for a Records Administrator?

ARMA International, a professional organization for records management professionals, is the certifying body for the Certified Records Manager, or CRM, credential. The credential is awarded by the ... Read More »

Medical Claims Administrator Job Description?

A medical claims administrator, more often referred to as a medical claims examiner, is an insurance professional who processes medical claims. These professionals typically work for health insuran... Read More »