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The information on this page relates to the 2010 SOC, please see the 2000 SOC System for information on the previous version of the SOC.

 

29-2071 Medical Records and Health Information Technicians

Compile, process, and maintain medical records of hospital and clinic patients in a manner consistent with medical, administrative, ethical, legal, and regulatory requirements of the health care system. Process, maintain, compile, and report patient information for health requirements and standards in a manner consistent with the healthcare industry's numerical coding system. Excludes "File Clerks" (43-4071).

Illustrative examples: Medical Records Specialist, Health Information Systems Technician, Health Information Coder, Cancer Registrar

Broad Occupation: 29-2070 Medical Records and Health Information Technicians
Minor Group: 29-2000 Health Technologists and Technicians
Major Group: 29-0000 Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations

List of SOC Major Groups
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Last Modified Date: March 11, 2010