2019-2020 Catalog

HDIM 1030 Healthcare Data Management and Use

4.5 - 0.0 - 4.5


(1) HDIM 1020 - must be completed prior to taking this course.

Course Description

Students learn the methods to access and retrieve healthcare data and medical records.  These methods include master patient index, record identification and filing systems, record retention and disaster planning; electronic document management systems, health data registries, e.g., cancer registry; voice recognition, and management of medical transcription services including productivity, quality monitoring and budgeting.