Description
Foundations of HIM
Introduces learners to the healthcare delivery system, and the external forces that influence healthcare delivery. Sets an understanding for the expectations and standards related to professional ethics, confidentiality and security of health information. Differentiates the use and structure of healthcare data elements, data standards, and the relationships between them. Prepares learners to collect and maintain health data to ensure a complete and accurate health record.
Details
Grading Basis
Official
Units
3
Offering
Course
MEDREC 10530162
Academic Group
Associate Degree
Academic Organization
Health Related Professions
Enrollment Requirements
PreReq:10-501-107 Digital Literacy for Healthcare and enrollment in the Medical Coding Specialist program.
Typically Offered
Fall, Spring