HT190 Supervised Professional Practice I
Prerequisite: HT 102 with a C or better.
Supervised Professional Practice I is a course designed to familiarize the student with professional applications of health information technology theories and practices in acute and ambulatory facilities. In this 120-hour internship, students will have the opportunity to demonstrate and apply knowledge and skills learned in class in a supervised field work environment through functions such as management of medical record content, admission procedures, discharge analysis and abstracting, record control and file maintenance and tumor registry process, use of quality improvement tools, and health care statistics compilation.
3 Credit Hours