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HIT 140 Computerized Health Information Systems

Units: 2

Hours: 27 hours LEC; 27 hours LAB

Prerequisite: CISC 302 with a grade of "C" or better

This online course will provide practical experience in the use of software programs commonly used in health information, including master patient index, chart tracking, abstracting, encoders and groupers, release of information, birth registration, and incomplete record management systems. Emphasis will also be placed on the use of spreadsheet and database programs in the manipulation and use of health information.

Student Learning Outcomes

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

SLO #1: DEMONSTRATE AN UNDERSTANDING OF HEALTHCARE DATA MANAGEMENT, HEALTH DATA STRUCTURE, CONTENT AND STANDARDS.