HCI 246 Professional Practice Experience II

This course is the continuation of HCI 235 and provides advanced practice for the Health Information Management (HIM) student in inpatient and outpatient procedures within the HIM profession. The students spend part of the semester mastering functions and learning more advanced functions. This experience occurs on campus in the HIM classroom and computer laboratory utilizing American Health Information Management Association's (AHIMA) Virtual laboratory for 60 hours, and part of the semester applying these skills in a healthcare organization site affiliated with the HIM program at Bristol Community College for 80 hours. Prerequisite: HCI 233, HCI 235, HCI 239 or co-requisite: HCI 242. One hour of lecture and nine laboratory hours per week. Instructional Support Fee applies. 4 credits Spring

4 credits
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