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What is the training for the people involved in managing my health records?

Typically, the people who are responsible for the oversight and management of all patient health records have received specialized training in health information management. In fact, many of these individuals have college degrees and have passed an examination earning the certification of either Registered Health Information Technician or Registered Health Information Administrator. To learn more about the education standards for this profession, visit the website of the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA). 

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