AHS 1015 - Introduction to Health Information Systems
Credits:3Introduces students to fundamental theories of data management in the healthcare setting. Historical and current recordkeeping practices will be explored as well as a basic overview of health care delivery systems. Topics include the role of accrediting and regulatory agencies, facility and staff organization, health record content, record management, and the transition to an electronic patient record.
Prerequisites: Students must meet basic skills policy requirements. No other course prerequisites required.