Feb 01, 2023  
2022-2023 Lane Community College Catalog 
2022-2023 Lane Community College Catalog
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HIM 280 - Co-op Ed: Health Information Management

3 Credit(s)

This internship course offers a work experience that integrates theory and practice in the field of Health Information Management. It provides opportunities to develop skills, explore career options and network with professionals and employers while earning academic credit toward the AAS HIM degree.

Prerequisite: COOP 206  with a grade of C or better, admission to the Health Information Management (HIM) program, and instructor approval
Learning Outcomes
Students who successfully complete this course will be able to:
1. Apply critical and creative thinking, problem-solving, and effective inter-professional communication skills related to health information management
2. Apply principles of healthcare privacy, confidentiality, legal, ethical issues and data security. Apply quantitative and qualitative methodologies to process healthcare information
3. Demonstrate knowledge of dynamic healthcare delivery systems and regulatory environments
4. Demonstrate knowledge of healthcare billing, coding and reimbursement policies
5. Demonstrate knowledge of healthcare terminology and medical conditions
6. Evaluate, use, and integrate information technology to support medical decision making and processes
7. Demonstrate the application of information technology in the HIM environment
8. Demonstrate the principles of leadership and management in the HIM environment

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