Feb 01, 2023  
2022-2023 Lane Community College Catalog 
2022-2023 Lane Community College Catalog
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HIT 280 - Co-op Ed: Health Records

3-12 Credit(s)

The purpose of this course is to provide students meaningful learning experiences related to the field of health records. This course allows students the opportunity to earn college credit while working in the health care community under supervision.

Prerequisite: COOP 206 , admission to the Health Information Management (HIM) program, and instructor approval
Learning Outcomes
Students who successfully complete this course will be able to:
1. Demonstrate the ability to organize, input, process, analyze, secure, and distribute healthcare information
2. Demonstrate the organization, analysis, and evaluation of health record content for completeness and accuracy
3. Demonstrate knowledge of abstracting health records and assigning standardized codes to diagnoses and procedures to accurately meet reporting needs and processing claims for insurance reimbursement
4. Apply principles of healthcare privacy, confidentiality, legal, ethical issues, and data security including the release of information regulatory requirements
5. Demonstrate knowledge of healthcare terminology and medical conditions
6. Demonstrate knowledge of healthcare delivery systems and regulatory environments
7. Demonstrate knowledge of utilizing the library and valid internet resources for research, projects, and to maintain a level of expertise in his or her field of study
8. Apply critical and creative thinking, problem-solving, and effective inter-professional communication skills related to health information management

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