HIT 140 Computerized Health Information Systems
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.