Enhance Your Career Potential with an Electronic Health Records Certificate

Nurse using Electronic Health Record system


Take an individual course or work toward earning a certificate with multiple courses!

This online self-paced certificate program will provide those in the healthcare field the skills and tools needed to gain expertise in multiple proficiencies within an EHR. This is a unique program that discusses topics through the lens of various proficiencies--including clinical and non-clinical skills, business management, clinical management, ER management, case and order management, behavioral health, continuing care, home healthcare and hospice care. The program provides the knowledge and tools to successfully navigate the various proficiency areas within an EHR.

The certificate program is an online self-paced program comprised of seven courses which may be taken in any order: Care Coordination - Acute, Care Coordination - Ambulatory, Post-Acute Care Coordination, Diagnostic EHR Services, Financial & Decision Support, Patient Access & Revenue Cycle, and Provider Experience. These courses may also be taken individually.

Earn your Electronic Health Records professional certificate by taking the seven required courses. Students have a maximum of five years to complete all of the courses to earn their certificate.

Who Should Attend

This certificate benefits multiple career areas within the healthcare system and provides skills for either those just entering the field or those who may want to pick up additional proficiencies to maximize their career potential.  This certificate is also applicable for those who may be transitioning from one position or area to another. 

Learning Outcomes

  • Knowledge of case/order management
  • Familiarity with ER management
  • Understanding of Business & Clinical management - including cost accounting and revenue cycle (patient accounting)
  • Successful imaging and documentation management
  • Understanding of behavioral health and continuing care
  • Familiarity with home healthcare and hospice
  • Knowledge of additional clinical and non-clinical skills

Schedule & Fees

Course # Courses (12 units) Duration SP SU FA Fee
HLTH-X811 Care Coordination - Acute
(2 units)
up to 6 months OSP OSP OSP $399
HLTH-X812 Care Coordination - Ambulatory
(1 unit)
up to 6 months OSP OSP OSP $199
HLTH-X813 Diagnostic EHR Services
(2 units)
up to 6 months OSP OSP OSP $399
HLTH-X814 Financial and Decision Support
(3 units)
up to 6 months OSP OSP OSP $599
HLTH-X815 Patient Access & Revenue Cycle
(2 units)
up to 6 months OSP OSP OSP $399
HLTH-X816 Post-Acute Care Coordination
(1 unit)
up to 6 months OSP OSP OSP $199
HLTH-X820 Provider Experience
(1 unit)
up to 6 months OSP OSP OSP $199
One Time Certificate Fee $45
Total Certificate Cost (7 courses) $2,438
C = Classroom; OFD = Online Fixed-Date; OSP = Online Self-Paced; IS = Independent Study Self-Paced  *Schedule and fees subject to change

Program Details

Complete the requirements below to earn a professional certificate in Electronic Health Records. The certificate can be completed in as few as two semesters. Read Certificate Benefits and Policy.

  • Complete 7 core courses, HLTH-X811, HLTH-X812, HLTH-X813, HLTH-X814,HLTH-X815, HLTH-X816, and HLTH-X820 (12 units)

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