HIT240 - Directed Practice II: PPE

Credits: 2

This course is the capstone to the Health Information Technology program. The purpose of the HIT PPE (professional practice experience) is to offer further information technology development experience for students that addresses significant application issues specific to the health domain. The internship is an opportunity for students to apply theories, ideas, principles, and skills learned in the classroom to Health IT practice. This course will be offered in an 8-week format with a total of 96 hours of student/PPE site interaction.

Prerequisites

Intro to Health Information TechnologyElectronic Health RecordPharmacology for the HIT ProfessionalQuality ImprovementComputer Applications in Health CareClassification SystemsDirected Practices I: PPEMedical Coding IMedical Coding IIInsurance for the Medical Office

All core courses HIT120, HIT130, HIT140, HIT210, HIT215, HIT230, HIT220, MOAA130, MOAA210 and MOAA212. Admission to Health Information Technology program.

Required course for