HITT 1301
Health Data Content & Structure

Western Texas College

  1. Basic Course Information
    1. Introduction to systems and processes for collecting, maintaining, and disseminating primary and secondary health related information including content of health record, documentation requirements, registries, indices, licensing, regulatory agencies, forms, and screens.
    2. Any required prerequisites: None.
  2. Student Learning Outcomes
    1. Analyze health record content; describe health information management department function and purpose; differentiate the various types of health care facilities and their records; and identify the various licensing and regulatory agencies in the healthcare industry. Grading will be measured by assignment rubrics and exams.
  3. Major Course Requirements
    1. Requirement: Proctored Final Exam.
    2. Video Project
    3. Requirement: NO MAKEUP ON MISSED EXAMS.
  4. Information on Books and Other Course Materials
    1. Essentials of Health Information Management, 3rd Ed. Bowie ISBN:1-285-17726-6
  5. Other Policies, Procedures and Important Dates
    1. Course Catalog
  6. Course Organization and Schedule
    1. Weekly Course Schedule

Week Number

Section/Online Work

Week 1

Week 1 Handouts and Intro to Moodle

Week 2

Chapters 1

Week 3

Chapters 2

Week 4

Chapter 3

Week 5

EXAM WEEK

Week 6

Chapter 4

Week 7

Chapters 5

Week 8

Chapter 6

Week 9

EXAM WEEK

Week 10

Chapter 7

Week 11

Chapter 8

Week 12

Chapter 9

Week 13

Chapter 10

Week 14

EXAM WEEK

Week 15

Final Review

Week 16

Final Exam

Disclaimer:  Schedule and content is subject to change at the instructor’s discretion.

 

NOT PROCTORED

PROCTERED

Weekly Assignments

40%

 

Project

 

20% by instructor

Exams

20%

 

Final Exam

20%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Last Modified: August 24, 2016