Health Information Management Technician HIMT.S.CRT
One-year Technical Certificate - 30 Credit Hours
Division: Health Sciences
Department: Health Information Management
Effective as of Fall 2017
What is the program about?
The Health Information Management Technician certificate prepares students to work in a medical office setting. This certificate will focus on preparing students for an entry-level office position in a medical facility where basic electronic health record technology, medical terminology, medicolegal principles and revenue-cycle principles are utilized. A grade of “C” or higher is required in all courses to receive the certificate.
- Demonstrate professional behaviors and attitudes consistent with performing tasks related to a medical office setting in a healthcare environment.
- Apply the basic concepts of medical terminology, medicolegal regulations, and health record management.
- Demonstrate the ability to competently perform the duties associated with working in medical office settings.
Healthcare record scanners, record clerks, receptionists, medicolegal technicians, patient-registration clerks, long-term care HIM positions, hospice HIM positions, insurance companies and healthcare facilities clerk.
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This information is for planning purposes only. Sinclair College will make every effort to offer curriculum listed above but reserves the right to change, add and cancel curriculum offerings for unforeseen circumstances. View current catalog