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

HIM 2810C - Professional Practice Experience: HIM in Non Acute Traditional Inpatient Settings


Credit Hours: 2.0

All prerequisite courses are required.
Prerequisite(s): HIM1000, HIM1800C, HIM2012 with minimum grade of C
Corequisite(s): None


This course is a combination of working in the HIM lab and off-site experiences. Students will explore the trend of outsourcing and alternative professional venues. Emphasis of course is on documentation requirements, reimbursement systems, federal and state laws, and data sets for alternative settings/levels of care. The course also explores issues relating to transcription, small medical offices and preparing to enter the HIM workforce. This course requires a student to be placed at a community healthcare site; minimum 30 hours to be done during regular work hours M-F 8-5:30pm. Note: Projects within the course may require use of Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Access, YouTube and the Internet.

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