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Course Title: HIM 142 - Fundamentals of Health Information Systems II (3 credits)
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Course Description and Prerequisites
Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM)
Curriculum - 2018 Domains
Health Information Management (HIM) Programs
Domain I: Data Structure, Content, and Information Governance
2 I.1 Describe healthcare organizations from the perspective of key stakeholders
5 I.4 Determine compliance of health record content within the health organization
2 I.5 Explain the use of classification systems, clinical vocabularies, and nomenclatures
2 I.6 Describe components of data dictionaries and data sets
Domain II. Information Protection: Access, Use, Disclosure, Privacy, and Security
3 II.1 Apply privacy strategies to health information
3 II.2 Apply security strategies to health information
Domain III. Informatics, Analytics, and Data Use
3 III.2 Utilize technologies for health information management
2 III.5 Describe research methodologies used in healthcare
3 III.6 Describe the concepts of managing data
Domain IV. Revenue Cycle Management
2 IV. 3 Summarize regulatory requirements and reimbursement methodologies
Domain VI. Organizational Management and Leadership
3 VI.1 Demonstrate fundamental leadership skills
3 VI.2 Identify the impact of organizational change
3 VI.3 Identify human resource strategies for organizational best practices
3 VI.9 Identify processes of workforce training for healthcare organizations
Course Requisite Technical Skills
In order to succeed in this online course, you must be comfortable working with technology. At a minimum, you must possess the following technical skills:
- Ability to use the Internet in an effective and efficient manner, including installation and management of browser plug-ins and add-ons.
- Basic knowledge about the operation of a computer, file management, and software installation.
- Working knowledge of the Canvas learning management system.
- Ability to proficiently search the web for information
- Ability to download and print information from websites
- Ability to download, view, and/or print PDF files
Textbooks and Materials
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All completed assignments will be graded no later than seven days after the due date, and sooner when possible.
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Student Rights & Responsibilities
Overview of Assignments
Taking Proctored Assessments
Your Email Account
Accommodation Policy and Statements
NOVA Online Policies and Procedures
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