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2018-2019 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

HIM 2211 - Health Information Technology


Credit Hours: 3.0

At least one of the prerequisite courses is required OR At least one of the corequisite courses is required.
Prerequisite(s): HIM1000 with minimum grade of C
Corequisite(s): HIM1000


This course will review the evolution of information systems in healthcare, the major types of healthcare information system applications, the common hardware configuration, major types of databases, structured and unstructured data, decision support systems, confidentiality, privacy and security, and emerging technologies. This course also covers terminologies and classifications that are commonly used for administrative and statistical reporting. Introduction and application of electronic record management systems will be experienced in this course. This course must be passed with a passing grade of C or better. Note: Projects within the course may require use of Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Prezi, Access and the Internet.

Occupational (A.S. and A.A.S.)