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2022-2023 Arapahoe Community College Catalog 
2022-2023 Arapahoe Community College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

HIT 1001 - Health Information Management Science

3 Credits

Introduces the student to the health record, from inception to completion. Emphasis is on content and regulations impacting the health record in the various settings. Other areas to be discussed include the electronic health record and responsibilities of the Health Information Department. This course also examines various health care delivery systems and health care practitioners. Professional and practice-related ethical issues are discussed, as well as evaluating the consequences of a breach of healthcare ethics. Note: This course was previously listed as HIT 101.

Prerequisite(s): Required: Admission to HIT Program