Certificate Program in
“Certificate Program in Medical Scribing (CPMS®)” is an industry integrated job oriented training program, provided by New Generation Jobs Pvt. Ltd. registered under Ministry of Corporate Affairs, Government of India, vides CIN U74999KA2018PTC111767.
Unlike most education programs, CPMS® ensures employability. This program is meticulously designed, and regularly updated and upgraded regularly over 5 years of extensive and intensive research and practice since 2014. The program’s syllabus and training module help students to achieve various types of jobs in the vast and varied industry of medical scribing.
The primary objective of this program is to create an internationally accepted Doctor-Ready and Doctor-Approved medical scribing specialists/medical scribes/medical scribe specialist. Doctor-Approved Medical Scribes/Scribe Specialists generally work real-time or near to real-time, remotely for physicians/doctors/medical practitioners hence also known as remote medical scribes, in the United States of America and various other nations.
The program imparts almost all the basic skills required to be employable/trainable in the vast and varied industry of medical scribing, like
- Medical Scribe Specialist
- Clinical Note Reviewer
- Medical Note Analyst
- Medical Note Formatter
- Documentation Specialist
- Medical Note Reviewer
- Doctor’s Assistant
- Health Information Analyst
- Medical Records Summarizer
- Remote Medical Scribe
- Medical Assistant
- Medical Records Reviewer
- Electronics Medical Records Officer
- Medical Doc. Technician
- Medical Records Technician
- Medical Records Reviewer
- Electronic Medical Records Summarizer
- Virtual Scribe
- Medical Records Manager
- Electronic Health Records Officer, etc.
The program has 3 mandatory levels. The students are required to pass the certification test and or passing criteria of each level to progress to the next.
The first level of this program is considered, as the most important level since it trains students the essential and fundamental skills required for the vast varied industry of medical scribing.
This level requires the student to complete a minimum of 616 hours of training. Each academic month of this level requires 22 days of classroom training with 7 class hours per day and additional hours for assessment tests.
The students are compulsorily required to attend 4 monthly assessment tests also known as Monthly Tests and a Pre-FLC Test (a model exam before attending the First Level Certification Test i.e. FLC Test). The results of monthly assessment tests maybe a combination of various periodic tests (including but not limited to chapter-wise tests) and/or a set of examinations held at the end of every 22 days of classes.
The subjects trained in Level 1, duration, and passing criteria of the FLC Test are as mentioned below:
|Subjects||Duration||FLC Test Passing Criteria|
|1||Language of Medicine||176 hours||80% marks|
|2||English Grammar & Americanism||220 hours||80% marks|
|3||Medical Coding||44 hours||80% marks|
|4||Typing||176 hours||50 WPM with 95% Accuracy|
The training for the second level will be at a facility located in Bengaluru. During this tuition-fee-free period, the students shall be paid stipends of up to INR 12000/- per month. This level requires the students to successfully complete training in the following subjects:
- Medical Scribing Essentials
- Audio + Typing
- Video + Typing
Students who successfully complete the training of this level shall be permitted to proceed to the Level 3 training of CPMSÒ. In the event of the student not meeting the criteria for passing Level 2 of CPMSÒ, but is found fit to be trained for the designation Clinical Note Reviewer, the student shall be informed and permitted to apply for the same. The starting salary of this job post-training shall be up to INR 30000 per month.
The training for this level shall be at a facility in Bengaluru. During this tuition-fee-free period, stipends paid to students shall be up to INR 12000/- per month.
Note: Note: Since CPMS® is an industry integrated job-oriented training program, the syllabus and structure of the program requires to be and shall be updated as and when required.
For more details download the Course Catalogue provided.