Medical Records Administrators perform administrative tasks in a health care setting, including maintaining patient records, data entry, billing and responding to queries.
The role of a Medical Records Administrator often requires specialised knowledge, such as medical terminology and clinical coding. The average annual salary for this role is $56,785 per annum.
Projection: 9% more Clerical and Administrative Workers employed in Australia in 2020 (compared to 2015)
The top three regions for employment as a Medical Records Administrator are:
Develop the specialist skills and knowledge you’ll need to work as a Medical Records Administrator with a TAFE course in health or medical administration.
Looking to take the next step in your medical administration career? A Diploma of Practice Management (HLT57715) will equip you with the skills you’ll need to take on managerial roles in health centres or general practices.