Health Information Management

The purpose of the program is to prepare the student with the necessary knowledge and skills to gain full and/or part time employment working in the vast area of Health Information. This program would also benefit current health care workers to build on their skills and knowledge to gain more beneficial employment.

FIRST SEMESTER (Fall)

Catalog Course Title Credits
AST 232 Microcomputer Office Applications 3
HIM 111 Medical Terminology I 3
HIM 149 Intro. to Medical Practice Mgmt. 2
HIM 151 Reimbursement Issues in Medical Practice Management 2
HIM 220 Health Statistics 3
    13

SECOND SEMESTER (Spring)

Catalog Course Title Credits
HIM 163 Anatomy and Physiology for Administrative Health Professionals 3
HIM 226 Legal Aspects of Health Record Documentation 2
HIM 229 Performance Improvement in Health Care Settings 2
HIM 233 Electronic Health Records Management 3
HIM 253 Health Records Coding 3
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  Total Credits 26