HIT210 - Quality Improvement

Credits: 3

Clinical documentation is the foundation of every patient health record. The HIT student will learn about clinical documentation, understand its importance, and will be able to apply documentation principles in any healthcare organization’s clinical documentation improvement (CDI) program. The student will understand the key users of clinical documentation including patients, clinicians, coding professionals and reimbursement entities and how documentation affects all of these users.

Prerequisites

Admission to the Medical Office Administrative Assistant or Health Information Technology program; and prerequisites/co-requisites of AH110, AH112, MOAA130, HIT120 all with a C or better, and MATH145.

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