Health Information Management - Learning Outcomes

  1. Recognizing the source of and managing the various types of healthcare information and data which is  collected and maintained in healthcare, apply accreditory and regulatory requirements to the management of healthcare information, and develop proficiency in the use of diagnostic and procedural ICD-10-CM/PCS and CPT medical coding classification systems.  
  2. Evaluating and confidentially maintaining health record information systems and requests for information to protect health information according to HIPAA and various regulatory requirements. 
  3. Educating consumers about health information and advocating for healthcare consumer access to information including systems for health information exchange. 
  4. Utilizing primary and secondary healthcare data sources to calculate healthcare statistics and evaluate clinical and financial processes in healthcare. 
  5. Taking an integral part in the management of the healthcare revenue cycle.
  6. Comply with legal and ethical standards for the management of health information.
  7. Possess leadership qualities and skills including human resource management, project management, and process improvement in the healthcare setting. 
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