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HIT 110 Medical Legal Aspects of Health Information

Units: 2

Hours: 36 hours LEC

Prerequisite: HIT 100 with a grade of "C" or better

This course explores the legal aspects surrounding the maintenance, use, disclosure, and protection of health information. Policies and procedures that guide the handling of health information to prevent inappropriate use and improper disclosure will be discussed.

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to:

SLO # 1: Identify legal issues related to ownership, control, and confidentiality of health information.