ERIC Number: ED030729
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1966
Reference Count: 0
School Administration Handbook for Approved Schools for Medical Record Technicians. Revised April 66.
American Association of Medical Record Librarians, Chicago, IL.
These guidelines are for the development and operation of approved programs to prepare medical record technicians. "School Approval" discusses the cooperative roles of the American Medical Association (AMA) Council on Medical Education and the American Association of Medical Record Librarians (AAMRL) in connection with program approval, and other subjects related to approval. "School Organization and Administration" discusses: (1) types of programs, (2) faculty qualifications, (3) financial support and budget, (4) advisory committees, (5) school bulletins, (6) student handbooks, (7) required services and facilities, (8) recruitment, (9) student selections, (10) records, (11) student personnel policies, and (12) school responsibilities. "Medical Record Technology Curriculum Content" discusses: prerequisites, technical content, and laboratory, directed practice, affiliation programs, and field trips. Guidelines for the development of programs in junior colleges are presented in detail. Other major sections treat hospital affiliation, AAMRL services, loans and scholarships, and required reports. (JK)
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Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Association of Medical Record Librarians, Chicago, IL.
Identifiers: American Association of Medical Record Librarians; American Medical Association