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Program Learning Outcomes
Health Information Technology (AS)

Program Learning Outcome #1
Manage confidential patient information, either in a paper or an electronic format, for reimbursement, accreditation, research, and quality assurance purposes.

Program Learning Outcome #2
Calculate healthcare organization statistics and managerial finances to evaluate and maintain HIM department reporting requirements.

Program Learning Outcome #3
Apply federal, state, local, and professional regulations to maintain compliance, in addition to performing within ethical boundaries.

Program Learning Outcome #4
Examine and evaluate health information systems utilized throughout the healthcare delivery system.

Program Learning Outcome #5
Analyze medical records to abstract, research, and identify disease processes, diagnostic treatment, medical procedures, and pharmaceuticals that are documented.

Program Learning Outcome #6
Categorize patient data into appropriate classifications, nomenclatures, and terminologies to facilitate communication of accurate, timely, complete, and valid information.

Program Learning Outcome #7
Practice individual involvement in professional organization, certification, continuing education, and career development activities.

Program Learning Outcome #8
The program graduate will pass the state of board licensure/certification exam