Portland Community College | Portland, Oregon

Provides practicum experience in health information management functions utilizing medical record technologies in a classroom simulation and/or under the direct supervision of facility personnel in local health care facilities. Includes practice exams in preparation for the national Registered Health Information Technicians (RHIT) Exam. Prerequisites: HIM 121, HIM 141, HIM 182, HIM 270, HIM 273, HIM 275, HIM 281, HIM 283, and, HIM 286. Prerequisite/concurrent: HIM 276 and HIM 290.  (For detailed information, see the Course Content and Outcome Guide ).

Credits:
2.00
Registration:
you will need the CRN to register.
Fees:
many classes have additional fees.
Materials:
classes marked with $0 or <$40 use low cost materials. Cost does not include art supplies, calculators, fees, and equipment.
CRN Campus / Bldg / Rm Time Days Dates Materials
 
23665 Web 03-Apr-2017 thru 17-Jun-2017 Textbooks for CRN 23665
Instructor: Judy L Goble
Tuition: credit Fees: $20.00
For information, contact the department at 971-722-5667 (Admissions).
 

Course details: CRN 23665

Course materials

Textbooks

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Online publisher materials

 Students will be purchasing an RHIT examination preparation book along with the actual fee to take the RHIT examination. The examination preparation book from AHIMA provides online mock exams through a website that students are required to do in HIM 293. When students purchase this examination preparation book they will be given an access code in that book. 

Proctored exams and activities:

There are no proctored exams and activities.

Other in-person and on-campus activities:

There are no other in-person and on-campus activities.

Technology:

 No special technology other than the web-based site to do the mock exams.

Instructor comments:

 If students are members of AHIMA and don't require financial aid, they can purchase the required exam preparation book and the RHIT exam fee bundle by going directly to AHIMA's website. The product code on AHIMA's website is PKG2. If ordering through PCC's bookstore the ISBN is: 9781584264866. 

Web course information

No show policy
Your instructor can mark you as a "no show" if you do not participate in your class during the first week. This will remove you from the class. It is important to log in as soon as the class starts to see what the participation requirements are.
Web Technical Requirements:
Please be sure to read the quick guide to Distance Education technical requirements.
Students with Disabilities:
Students with disabilities should notify their instructor if accommodations are needed to take this class. For information about technologies that help people with disabilities in taking Web based distance learning classes please visit the Office for Students with Disabilities website.
Web Prerequisite | Start Guide for Online Learning:
Before you take your first online class at PCC, you must complete the start guide for online learning. The start guide will help you decide if online classes are right for you. Once you complete the start guide, you will be eligible to register for online classes. To learn more, go to http://www.pcc.edu/osg