Course Descriptions

Healthcare Informatics

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This course covers data analysis to support decision making, patient care, and regulatory compliance. Topics include clinical terminology and vocabulary systems, data capture methodology, data presentation and reporting, and initiatives to improve the quality of patient care. Upon completion, students should be able to identify data elements and sets, analyze capture methodology in healthcare settings, analyze compliance issues and make improvement recommendations.

Course Name: 

HIT-225

Class Hours: 

3

Lab Hours: 

2

Clinical Hours: 

0

Credit Hours: 

4