HIT-126 - Strategic Health Information Technology

3 credits

This course will build on the introductory HIM course and cover the strategic elements of the health information management field and career. Topics will include healthcare data, ethical and legal issues in health information, electronic health record systems, information systems and project management, healthcare data management and statistics, performance and quality management and performance improvement. A grade of C or better is required.

Prerequisite(s): HIT-125, minimum grade of C.

Previously known as: HIIT-240