HIM S111 Introduction to Health Information Management
3 credits (2+2)
An overview of health care systems and the health information management profession. Introduces data collection standards and data quality methods, forms design, patient record automation and control procedures, and health care statistics. Presents the uses of record content in reimbursement, risk management, and planning. Professional practice experience: Students use a virtual electronic health record environment to gain hands-on experience in the use of health information technology. Co-requisite: HIM 135.