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2020-2021 Online Catalog 
2020-2021 Online Catalog

HIT 101 - Introduction to Healthcare Information Technology

This course provides an overview of healthcare delivery and the structure of healthcare organizations in the United States. It includes a discussion of the development and analysis of health records and the role of the health information technician. The relationship between a health record and reimbursement is also discussed.  This course utilizes specialized software for hands on practice with an electronic health record.
Prerequisite(s): Acceptance into the Health Information Technology Program.
3 lecture hours per week
3 credit hours