Introduction to Healthcare Management
An orientation course in record keeping theory and practice including material on the organization and functions of the medical record department and duties and responsibilities of Health Information Technicians. Communication, team-work, diversity, sexual harassment, time management, professional etiquette, and personal strategies for managing stress will also be addressed. Basic legal and regulatory issues, as well as coding and reimbursement issues will also be covered. Career opportunities in various allied health professions will be explored. Pre/Corequisite: NoneNo program restrictions for registration, with availability for mandatory programs.