Course Outlines

You are in the Academics section


ADMM1110 – Medical Documentation Fundamentals pdf

Credits: 4 (2/2/0)
Description: This course covers the fundamentals of health care documentation and medical record production, legal and ethical issues and responsibilities, text expansion software usage, utilization of medical references, and grammar and punctuation in health care-related communication.
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
  1. Explain the various reports found in medical records.
  2. Demonstrate the ability to use text expansion software.
  3. Utilize various medical and English references.
  4. Explore legal and ethical issues pertaining to health information and documentation practices.
  5. Demonstrate the ability to differentiate content of the seven basic report types.
  6. Explain the importance of healthcare documentation.
  7. Utilize computer technology, including software related to productivity in the medical office.
  8. Display the ability to communicate in written medical language.
  9. Display professional work habits.
  10. Demonstrate proper grammar and punctuation in healthcare-related communication.
  11. Explain the rationale behind electronic health record implementation.
  12. Demonstrate methods of entering information in an electronic health record.
MnTC goal areas: None

« back to course outlines