Introduction to Health Information Management - Berkshire CC

This course will introduce the Business Careers, Health Information Management Option student to healthcare delivery systems, health information management, the patient record in acute, outpatient, and alternate care settings, numbering and filing systems, record storage and circulation, indexes, registers, health data collection, legal aspects and reimbursement. A grade of C or better is required.
Primary Material Type:
Berkshire Community College
Project Name:
Transformation Agenda
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Industry / Occupation

Industry Partner:
Industry Sector:
Health Care and Social Assistance (62)
Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations -- Medical Records and Health Information Technicians (29-2071)

Education / Instructional Information

Instructional Program:
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences (51)
Credit Type:
  • Credit
Credential Type:
  • Associate Degree
Educational Level of Materials:
  • 1st year Community College or equivalent
Interactivity Type:
Presentation only - requires user to navigate through content.
Quality of Subject Matter was assured by:
  • Other
Quality of Online/Hybrid Course Design assured by:
  • None

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