Medical Records Technician organizes and evaluates patient medical records for an office. Reviews medical records for accuracy and completeness. Being a Medical Records Technician abstracts and codes clinical data using standard classification systems. Requires a high school diploma or equivalent. Additionally, Medical Records Technician may require Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT). Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Medical Records Technician works under moderate supervision. Gaining or has attained full proficiency in a specific area of discipline. To be a Medical Records Technician typically requires 1-3 years of related experience, or may need 0 years of experience with additional specialized training and/or certification.