A records manager is an information manager who is responsible for overseeing the effective management of their organization’s records, from their creation to their eventual disposal. They must control the number of records created and stored, and identify which records are to be preserved for historical, compliance and research purposes, and which are to be destroyed. Records managers are also responsible for providing access to records for a range of operational and strategic purposes. (Academic Invest)

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The University of Manitoba does not offer training in Records Administration or Health Information Management. Please view the links below for information on specialized programs in North America.  Where relevant, for some certification, prior education may be completed at the U of M. 

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