Course Content and Outcome Guide for HIM 141
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- Curriculum Office
- Course Number:
- HIM 141
- Course Title:
- Health Information Tech 2
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Course DescriptionContinues the concepts of health information management covered in Health Information Management 1 including components of the content, use and structure of non-hospital healthcare data. Audit available.
Intended Outcomes for the course
Students who successfully complete this course will be able to:
- Know the data kept in various types of health records, its definitions, and where it can be found.
- Apply regulatory and accreditation requirements for health records in long term facilities, home health care agencies, rehabilitation facilities, substance abuse facilities, correctional facilities, college health clinics, ambulatory surgery facilities, physician offices/clinics, dental offices, renal dialysis facilities, and other health care facilities.
- Monitor changes in data requirements.
Outcome Assessment Strategies
Students will demonstrate these learning outcomes by these tasks conducted individually and in cooperation with outer students:
- Answer theoretical and application questions on information covered in the lecture, graded assignments and reading assignments.
- Locate data requirements in federal, state, and accrediting bodies documentation.
Course Content (Themes, Concepts, Issues and Skills)
To complete the outcomes in this course students must have skills in:
- Health record content
- Health care facilities and professionals
- Federal and state regulations for health records
- JCAHO documentation standards
- Accrediting agencies documentation standards
- Medical terminology