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2018-2019 Catalog 
    
2018-2019 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

HIM 2523 - Healthcare Data Security and Privacy


Credit Hours: 3.0

All prerequisite courses are required.
Prerequisite(s): HIM1000, HIM2012 with minimum grade of C
Corequisite(s): None


This ADVANCED course introduces processes, procedures and equipment for data storage, retrieval and retention. Laws and regulations addressing access to protected health information and confidential healthcare data, as well, as managing access to, and disclosure of, health information are examined. Course work focuses on developing and implementing policies, procedures and processes to protect healthcare data, and ensure data security and patient privacy as required by both state and federal legislation and regulations. Note: Projects within the course may require use of Word, Excel, Access, and the Internet.

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