Health Information Specialists

Duties and Responsibilities :

Health Information Specialists obtain, post, and analyze medical, workload, finance, and insurance data.  They ensure that this information is properly recorded into medical records so practitioners can plan and evaluate health care provided to patients. Health information specialists work in hospitals, clinics, insurance companies, physician offices, and many other medical settings.

Salary:Average Salary:  
$20,000 – $25,000 (Coding Specialists)
$23,000 – $30,000 (Record Technicians)
$30,000 – $40,000 (Record Administrators)

Education: Student should take high school courses in business, information management, science, math, and English. To be certified , specialist must pass an examination.

Do you think you would like to be a health Information Specialists? Why? Why not ?
I think i would do it. I think it is an interesting  job , but that’s not something that i want to do .I wouldn’t want to because what if you mess up the patients record plan and they do a mistakes with there medical records? it could get you into a lot of trouble .



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