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HITM1150 – Introduction to Health Care Delivery pdf

Credits: 3 (3/0/0)
Description: This course is a study of the historical development of the health care delivery system. The student is given an opportunity to learn about the role of the health information professional and how this role is integrated into the health care delivery system.
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: (None)
Competencies:
  1. Display dependability.
  2. Define healthcare terminology.
  3. Maintain strict confidentiality.
  4. Review the American Health Information Management Association mission and functions.
  5. Describe the development of the Health Informaiton Management profession and the Registered Health Information Administrator and Registered Health Information Technician roles.
  6. Discuss roles of allied health workers and the medical staff.
  7. Identify health care facility characteristics and requirements.
  8. Identify regulatory and accrediting agencies.
  9. Review Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act regulations.
MnTC goal areas: (N/A)

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