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

HIM 2820C - Professional Practice Experience: Administrative and Technical

Credit Hours: 2.0

All prerequisite courses are required AND At least one of the corequisite courses is required.
Prerequisite(s): HIM1254C, HIM1800C, HIM2012, HIM2500, HIM2723C, HIM2810C with minimum grade of C
Corequisite(s): HIM2214

This course is a combination of working in the HIM lab and off-site experiences. Students may practice their coding skills, research, analyze and draft documents such as job descriptions, procedures, and policies, prepare 3 projects, and present an in-service education. Focus of PPE is basic management skills. The students will have the opportunity to learn more about local healthcare facilities’ approaches to patient care committees, registries, the electronic health record, etc. This course must be passed with a grade of C or better. Note: Projects within the course may require use of Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Prezi, YouTube, Access, and the Internet.

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