Cardiology Scribe Course

The Cardiology Scribe Course offers medical charting instruction and specialized lessons that review the heart and blood vessels along with symptoms, treatments, and procedures you will document as a scribe in cardiology.

Cardiology Scribe Course Overview

Cardiology Scribe Course Description

This course will prepare you to work as a medical scribe in the specialty of Cardiology. You will learn about many presenting problems that affect the cardiovascular system, managing chronic conditions, procedures or surgery, and follow-up care. Learn how a cardiologist evaluates patients and how to document cases of heart attack, stroke, chest pain and common conditions – like high cholesterol and high blood pressure. After completing this course, you will know what is expected of you before your first day on the job. Video lessons are followed by quizzes to reinforce your learning.

This in-depth cardiology scribe course covers topics specific to this specialty including:

  • Anatomy and physiology of the cardiovascular system
  • Medical charting specific to cardiology
  • Common presenting symptoms and conditions
  • Diagnostic testing for cardiovascular disease
  • Risk factors and comorbidities
  • Cardiovascular system imaging
  • Management of cardiovascular disease
  • Cardiovascular procedures
  • Cardiology terminology and abbreviations
  • Cardiovascular medications
  • Practice clinical scenarios
cardiologist with patient scribing

How will this course help me succeed?

Knowing what it takes to be a cardiology scribe and how to function in the clinical environment can prepare you to discuss these topics and more in career and professional school interviews. Our clinical scribe courses will help you build a solid foundation of knowledge in medical terminology, professionalism as a medical scribe and proper medical chart documentation.

How do I know if I’ll be good at scribing?

Scribing takes practice! Each lesson includes quiz questions and vocabulary terms to support your learning. Every course also features clinical practice scenarios, where you will listen to a doctor visit and fill out a medical chart in real-time. Then review with a scribe trainer.

Who is this course for?

  • Individuals interested in becoming a cardiology scribe.
  • Employers who wish to streamline their training process.
  • Existing medical professionals, like cardiology medical assistants, who will add scribing to their duties.

Course Packages and Masterclass

Two course package: The Cardiology Scribe course is designed to build off of the General Medical Scribe Training course, so these courses are packaged together. With this course bundle, you will receive two complete scribe courses and two certificates for one low enrollment fee!

Three course package: Some problems with the cardiovascular system will require treatment at a hospital emergency department. The Emergency Medicine course is added to the two course package for training in this clinical environment.

Cardiology Scribe Masterclass: In many cases, a hospital emergency room or family medicine provider is the first stop for a person experiencing a cardiovascular system problem. Our Family Medicine Scribe course is added to the three course package to prepare students for the wide variety of visits in cardiology. This package prepares you for more clinical situations with exposure to additional presenting problems and extra clinical scenarios.

Cardiology Scribe Course Outline

  • Lesson 1: Cardiology Overview
  • Lesson 2: Cardiology Care Team
  • Lesson 3: Cardiology Subspecialties
  • Lesson 4: Emergency Cardiology Care
  • Lesson 5: Follow-up Cardiology Care
  • Lesson 6: Special Considerations in Cardiology

  • Lesson 1: Cardiology Abbreviations
  • Lesson 2: Cardiology Terminology
  • Lesson 1: Circulatory System: Part 1
  • Lesson 2: Circulatory System: Part 2
  • Lesson 3: Cardiac Physiology
  • Lesson 4: Arrhythmias
  • Lesson 5: Cardiopulmonary System
  • Lesson 6: Congenital Cardiovascular Diseases
  • Lesson 7: Acquired Cardiovascular Diseases
  • Lesson 8: Cardiovascular Disease Comorbidities
  • Lesson 9: Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factors
  • Lesson 10: Non-Invasive Management of Cardiovascular Disease
  • Lesson 11: Invasive Management of Cardiovascular Disease

  • Lesson 1: Diagnostic Testing for Cardiovascular Disease
  • Lesson 2: Cardiovascular System Imaging
  • Lesson 3: Cardiovascular Procedures: Part 1
  • Lesson 4: Cardiovascular Procedures: Part 2

  • Lesson 1: Cardiovascular Medications: Part 1
  • Lesson 2: Cardiovascular Medications: Part 2

  • Scenario 1: Cardiology Emergency Room Visit*
  • Scenario 2: Cardiology Postoperative Visit*
  • Scenario 3: Cardiology Referral Visit*

*Students practice scribing in real time with pre-recorded physician-patient encounters. Then, step-by-step review teaches students how to complete a medical chart.

  • Lesson 1: Cardiology Scribe Certification Exam
  • Lesson 2: Cardiology Scribe Certificate

Cardiology Scribe Course Review

Cardiology Scribe Certification

A certificate is awarded for each course completed. You will be awarded a General Medicine Scribe certificate and a Cardiology Scribe certificate.

Each of our certificates comes with a unique identification number. You can provide this certificate to future employers or graduate schools and they can contact us to verify the authenticity of the certificate and your completion of the courses. The certificate is good for all states.

Cardiology Scribe Course Contributors

Devon Pace, MD

Prior to entering medical school, Dr. Pace functioned as a medical scribe for two years in the emergency medicine and primary care settings. He completed his Doctor of Medicine degree at the University of Illinois College of Medicine. Dr. Pace is currently a general surgery resident and pediatric surgery research fellow.

Maria Lopez, MD

Dr. Lopez worked more than two years as an emergency department virtual scribe for a large medical staffing company where she advanced to medical scribe supervisor and trainer. Building on this experience she then worked for one of the largest medical scribe companies as chief of telescribes, where she successfully trained medical scribes on electronic health record systems such as Meditech, MedHost and Cerner. Dr. Lopez’s experience provides broad insight on best practices and effective teaching strategies when delivering medical scribe services and training online.

Bryce Mooney, PhD

Dr. Mooney is managing director at Medical Scribes Training Institute. He has made a career of combining healthcare, technology and marketing. Recently, he served as chief technology officer for the largest online medical 3D printing community. He has performed market research for some of the largest pharma and medical device companies and worked at Accenture, Microsoft and Ancestry.com in various technology roles.

Britt Picuri, MS

Britt has a master’s degree in biomedical sciences and about 2 years of experience as a medical scribe in various settings, including the emergency department and urgent care clinics. She has experience working with both adult and pediatric populations. Her time as a medical scribe prepared her to take on additional roles in healthcare including work as a clinical research coordinator, medical writer, and pharmaceutical chemist. These experiences have given her a unique perspective on how to effectively integrate the fundamental knowledge of both pathophysiology and medical documentation to prepare students for their position as a medical scribe. 

  

Cardiology Scribe Course Options

Cardiology + General Scribe Courses

2 Course Package


Cardiology and General Scribe Courses

Package Includes:

  • General Scribe Course
  • Cardiology Scribe Course
  • 1 General & 3 Cardiology practice scenarios
  • Video lessons with quizzes
  • Two scribe certificates
  • 6 months of course access

Save 50%: $799

$399

Cardiology Scribe Masterclass

4 Course Package


Cardiology Scribe Masterclass

Package Includes:

  • General Scribe Course
  • Cardiology Scribe Course
  • Emergency Scribe Course
  • Family Medicine Scribe Course
  • 10 clinical practice scenarios
  • Four scribe certificates
  • 6 months of course access

Save 50%: $1199

$599

Cardiology + Emergency + General

3 Course Package


Cardiology and Emergency and General Scribe Courses

Package Includes:

  • General Scribe Course
  • Cardiology and Emergency Medicine Scribe Courses
  • 7 clinical practice scenarios
  • Three scribe certificates
  • 6 months of course access

Save 50%: $999

$499

Frequently Asked Questions

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Problems with the cardiovascular system may first be evaluated in a family medicine office or other primary care setting. Patients who require immediate treatment will be seen in the emergency department – this visit and follow-up care will often include evaluation by a cardiologist. This four course training package prepares you to document presenting problems in multiple body systems and across different clinical settings..

The Cardiology Scribe Masterclass is our most comprehensive cardiology scribing program. After purchasing this package, you are automatically enrolled in the General course along with three specialty courses – Cardiology, Emergency Medicine and Family Medicine. You’ll get lots of real-time scribing practice with specialized lessons and clinical scenarios. Upon completion, you will receive four course certificates!

All of our medical scribe courses are completely online and can be taken on a computer, laptop or smartphone. Instruction is provided through videos along with quizzes and additional study materials. You can take the course according to your schedule from anywhere with an internet connection.

Anyone can take the course and there isn’t an application process. To register and begin the course, click one of the “Buy Now” buttons on this page. After you register and pay for the course, you can begin the course and work at your own pace. The course is 100% online.

No, there are no additional fees. You pay for the course one time and take the final exam after completing the lessons and quizzes. After passing the final exam, you will be awarded your certificate without any additional fees.

You will have 6 months from the date of purchase to complete the courses. Some people finish the courses within several days. Others take much more time and complete the course while studying for school or working.

When purchasing the General + Cardiology package you are automatically enrolled in both courses. You will take the General course first and then the Cardiology Scribe course. Upon completion, you will receive two course certificates.