HITM1155 - Medicolegal Aspects

Credits
3 (2/1/0)
Description
This course focuses on the application of legal principles, policies, regulations and standards for the control and use of health information.
Competencies
  1. Apply policies, regulations and standards to the management of information.
  2. Apply privacy strategies to health information.
  3. Apply security strategies to health information.
  4. Identify compliance requirements throughout the health information life cycle.
  5. Define and articulate the contents of a legal health record.
  6. Distinguish between a legal health record and a designated record set.
  7. Apply legal processes impacting health information.
  8. Demonstrate compliance with external forces.
  9. Identify the components of an accounting of disclosures.
Degrees that use this course

Health Information Technology/Coding

Associate of Applied Science (AAS)