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Health Information Technology - AAS

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The Health Information Technology program offers students three levels of completion: a two-year Health Information Technology AAS, a one-year Health Information Coding certificate, and a nine-month Health Information Analysis certificate. ENGL 1301 and EDUC 1300 are prerequisites to the program.Total Credits Prereq Semester - 6.

Prerequisites

Prerequisite Courses
XXXX #3## Social/Behavioral Sciences Elective 3
ENGL 1301 Composition I 3
6

Year 1

Semester 1
BIOL 2301 Anatomy & Physiology I (Lecture) 3
BIOL 2101 Anatomy & Physiology I (Lab) 1
HPRS 1201 Introduction to Health Professions 2
HITT 1301 Health Data Content & Structure 3
HITT 1166 Practicum (or Field Experience) - Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician 1
POFI 1301 Computer Applications I 3
13
Semester 2
BIOL 2302 Anatomy & Physiology II (Lecture) 3
BIOL 2102 Anatomy & Physiology II (Lab) 1
HITT 1305 Medical Terminology I 3
HITT 1345 Health Care Delivery Systems 3
HITT 1167 Practicum (or Field Experience) - Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician 1
HITT 1255 Health Care Statistics 2
13
Semester 3
HITT 1249 Pharmacology 2
HPRS 2201 Pathophysiology 2
4

Year 2

Semester 1
HITT 1341 Coding & Classification Systems 3
HITT 1253 Legal and Ethical Aspects of Health Information 2
HITT 2343 Quality Assessment and Performance Improvement 3
XXXX #3## Humanities/Fine Arts Elective 3
11
Semester 2
HITT 2335 Coding & Reimbursement Methodologies 3
HITT 2239 Health Information Organization & Supervision 2
HITT 1211 Health Information Systems 2
HITT 2166 Practicum (or Field Experience) - Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician 1
XXXX #3## General Education Elective 3
11
Semester 3
HITT 2149 RHIT Competency Review 1
HITT 2167 Practicum (or Field Experience) - Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician (Capstone) 1
2
Total Credits 60

Capstone Statement

A capstone course is a course designed to provide opportunities for students to integrate knowledge from their core and concentration courses, to gain insight into the meanings of professionalism and professional practice, and to reflect on the norms of a discipline or profession.

1. A list of electives appears in the Core Curriculum section of this catalog.

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