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2018-2019

HIT 109 - Health Record Management

( 2 :2 :0 ) 3 credits

This course introduces the work processes of the health information department and the management of health data and the health record. Topics include qualitative and quantitative analysis, storage and retrieval systems, retention, abstracting, indexes and registries, regulatory and accreditation standards, and forms and screen design. Health information management (HIM) skills are practiced in laboratory activities using electronic health record systems and HIM software utilized in the workplace. Offered in Spring only.

 

Pre-Requisites:
BS 103 - Anatomy and Physiology I
EN 101 - Composition I
HIT 101 - Health Care Organization

Prerequisites/Co-Requisites:
HIT 108 - Health Record Content and Structure