HIM1012C - Health Information Law, Ethics, and Compliance (AS)
3 credits (2 lecture hours, 2 lab hours)
This course includes the law, ethics, and compliance issues associated with health information management. The course will demonstrate the accreditation, licensing, and certification process, apply legal concepts to current health information management issues, and address regulatory monitoring and regulations for compliance. Ethical issues that arise in the area of health information management will be evaluated and application of ethical decision-making tools utilized.
Prerequisites: HIM1000C (with a grade of C or higher)