HIM240 Health Information Technology II

This course is designed to explore all areas of health information technology. Students will learn to focus on collection and maintenance of data sets and databases, ensure that documentation supports and reflects the diagnosis, progress, clinical findings and discharge status. Additional topics of practice data storage and retrieval, as well as the skills to design query and generate reports for financial or statistical use using the appropriate software will also be discussed. An overview of emerging technologies such as EHR will also be discussed.

Prerequisites

None

Credit Hours: 
3.00
Catalog Code: 
HIM240