The most important steps to become a medical records technician are getting the proper education in HIM and becoming certified.You’ll be in a great position to qualify for entry-level positions and begin your new career path. Learn more about the Herzing Health Information Management programExplore Now Other Questions What’s the biggest difference between working as a paramedic vs. RN? Where do family nurse practitioners work? Is it better to get an associate or bachelor degree in nursing? What can I do with a nursing education degree?