Efficient and effective medical care requires a skilled team. If you already work in a healthcare setting, gain the training you need to be an integral part of this team as a personal assistant to physicians. Medical scribes must be able to document verbal communication and clinical events as they unfold. Better understand electronic medical records, coding, HIPAA, appropriate documentation and how to schedule tests and appointments. Enjoy practicing simulations of recording verbal communication during patient and doctor interactions and documenting clinical events as they happen.This online class includes 36 hours of instructor-led lectures and 44 hours of instruction at your convenience. Take a practice exam to prepare you for the American Healthcare Documentation Professionals Group National Certification Exam, which is included in your class tuition.