May 2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
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May 2019 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

HI 210 - Principles of Health Information Management

This course introduces the student to the contents and structure of the health record in paper and electronic formats.  The student will analyze and evaluate the contents of the health record to gain an understanding of documentation requirements and  the use of health care data sets. The student will comprehend the difference between data and information and primary and secondary data sources.  The student creates policies pertaining to the contents of the health record, privacy, confidentiality, and security.  The student gains comprehension of health care data integrity, data security, data collection, and data management.  Through hands-on experiences, the student will gain a detailed understanding of health information specialty systems for release of information (ROI) and chart management. Semester Credit Hours 3.00 semester credit hours Contact Hours: 45.00 Prerequisites:  HI 105 Introduction to Healthcare Information Systems . Corequisite: None.