Jan 24, 2021  
2020-2021 Online Catalog 
2020-2021 Online Catalog

HIT 201 - Healthcare Information Technologies

This course introduces computer applications in health information systems, including data entry, display, storage, and retrieval. Students acquire an understanding of the application of health information systems in the healthcare environment. Security and confidentiality of information stored in the electronic health record will be discussed, as well as the logistics of monitoring and utilizing the information. This course utilizes specialized educational software for hands-on practice with an electronic health record.
Prerequisite(s): ALH 161  and CST 100  
3 lecture hours per week
3 credit hours