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Health Information Technology (Limited Access Program)
Program Information
A.S. Degree - Code 2114/2214 - Catalog 2012/2013
Nancy Thomas, Assistant Chair
Connie Kisner, Staff Assistant, 386-506-3080
Melissa Brown, Academic Advisor, 386-506-3052, brownm@daytonastate.edu
08/23/2012 M - 1296

Program Mission, Description, and Outcomes Mission:
The mission of the Health Information Technology program at Daytona State College is to provide a quality program to educate and promote the science of Health Information Technology.

Description:
The program trains individuals to supervise many of the health information management department's daily functions; review records for consistency, completeness and accuracy; index and classify all diagnosis and operations on diseases for public health authorities; prepare studies for medical staff; and respond to authorized inquiries for insurance or legal purposes. Clinical experience will be provided in local health care facilities. Graduates are eligible to take the Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT) Examination. Successful candidates are awarded the RHIT credential. RHIT designation signifies a person is a qualified specialist in coding, assembling, analyzing, abstracting and maintaining health information. The Health Information Management program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management (CAHIIM).
AHIMA/CAHIIM Offices
233 N. Michigan Avenue, 21st Floor
Chicago, IL 60601

Outcomes:
Graduates of the program will be able to:
1. Function as a valuable member of a quality healthcare team.
2. Function as health information specialists in a variety of health care settings such as hospitals, clinics, nursing homes, physician offices, and tumor registries.


Note: This program is eligible for federal financial aid and state bright futures.

Approximate Additional Costs Lab Fees (including liability insurance): $135
Textbooks: $600
FDLE/FBI Background Screening: $90

Additional Admission Requirements - This is a limited access program. Continuing enrollment approval will be required to enroll in the program specific courses based on a selection process after completing the General Education classes required.

- To be eligible for continuing enrollment, the student must qualify for ENC 1101 (College Composition) and MAT 1033 (Intermediate Algebra). This eligibility can be met through assessment results or course work.

- Completion of the following courses with a grade of 'C' or better is required for continuing enrollment approval: HSC 1531 (Medical Terminology).

- Submit completed application for continuing enrollment to the School of Health Careers and Human Services.

- Applications accepted anytime during the year.

- Selection is made once per year. Applicants that have a 2.5 Cumulative GPA or higher will be given priority acceptance. Applicants with higher cumulative GPA's and successful completion of all prerequisite and corequisite courses will be considered more favorably.

- Admissions into the program will be contingent on the satisfactory completion of both a drug screen and a background check consisting of a fingerprint check of state and federal criminal history information conducted through the Florida Department of Law Enforcement (FDLE) and Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI).

- A pre-admission consultation with the assistant chair is recommended.

- All program specific courses and general education courses must be completed with a grade 'C' or better. Program specific courses must have been completed within one year and evaluated by the assistant chair. All other substitutions must be approved by the Assistant Chair.

- Students will be held accountable for the policies and procedures of the Health Information Technology program as outlined in the Health Information Technology student handbook, as well as the College Student handbook.

General Education Courses
Course Title    
   
... ... General Education Core - 18 Credits  
... ... Communications Core (3 credits)  
  SEM HRS  
ENC1101 College Composition   3.00 Pre-Reqs: ENC0025 AND REA0017
   
... ... Mathematics Core (3 credits)  
  SEM HRS  
MAC1105 College Algebra  OR Pre-Reqs: MAT1033
MGF2106 College Mathematics  OR Pre-Reqs: STA2023 OR MAC2233 OR MAC2313 OR MAC2312 OR MAC2311 OR MAC1114 OR MAC1140 OR MAC1105 OR MAT1033
MGF2107 Mathematics for Liberal Arts   3.00 Pre-Reqs: STA2023 OR MAC2233 OR MAC2313 OR MAC2312 OR MAC2311 OR MAC1114 OR MAC1140 OR MAC1105 OR MAT1033
   
... ... Sciences Core (3 credits)  
  SEM HRS  
BSC10201 Human Biology   3.00 Co-Reqs: ENC1101
   
... ... Humanities, Cultural & Aesthetic Core (3 credits)  
... ... Choose One Course  
  SEM HRS  
AML2050 Modern American Literature   3.00 Pre-Reqs: ENC1101
AML2060 Contemporary American Literature   3.00 Co-Reqs: ENC1101
AML2600 Introduction to African American Literature   3.00 Pre-Reqs: ENC1101
ARH1000 Art Appreciation   3.00 Co-Reqs: ENC1101
DAN1100 Dance Appreciation   3.00 Co-Reqs: ENC1101
ENL2931 Selected Topics in Shakespeare   3.00 Pre-Reqs: ENC1101
HUM2210 Prehistory to Medieval Humanities   3.00 Co-Reqs: ENC1101
HUM2230 Renaissance to Postmodern Humanities   3.00 Co-Reqs: ENC1101
LIT2040 Dramatic Literature   3.00 Pre-Reqs: ENC1101
LIT2110 Masterpieces of World Literature I   3.00 Pre-Reqs: ENC1101
LIT2120 Masterpieces of World Literature II   3.00 Pre-Reqs: ENC1101
LIT2380 Literature By Women   3.00 Pre-Reqs: ENC1101
LIT2602 Maritime Literature   3.00 Co-Reqs: ENC1101 Pre-Reqs: ENC1101
MUH2110 Introduction to Music History and Literature   3.00 Co-Reqs: ENC1101 Pre-Reqs: MUT1121L AND MUT1121
MUL1010 Music Appreciation   3.00 Co-Reqs: ENC1101
MUL2380 Popular Music in America   3.00 Co-Reqs: ENC1101
THE1000 Dramatic Appreciation   3.00 Co-Reqs: ENC1101
   
... ... Behavioral & Social Sciences Core (3 credits)  
  SEM HRS  
PSY1012 General Psychology   3.00 Co-Reqs: ENC1101
   
... ... Elective Core (3 credits)  
... ... Choose from the College Transfer Elective List  

Note: It may be necessary for the student to enroll in a developmental English, Math, or Reading course based upon college placement test scores. See an Academic Advisor to determine developmental course requirements.

Program Specific Courses
Course Title    
  SEM HRS  
HSC1531 Medical Terminology   4.00
CGS2100 Microcomputer Applications   3.00
HIM1000 Introduction to Health Information Management   2.00 Pre-Reqs: HSC1531 Conc-Reqs: HIM1000L
HIM1000L Introduction to Health Information Management Lab   1.00 Conc-Reqs: HIM1000
HIM1222 Beginning ICD-9/10 CM Coding   3.00 Co-Reqs: HIM1000 Pre-Reqs: HSC1531 Conc-Reqs: HIM1222L
HIM1222L Beginning ICD-9/10 CM Coding Lab   1.00 Conc-Reqs: HIM1222
HIM1273 Billing and Reimbursement Methods   2.00 Pre-Reqs: HIM1222L AND HIM1222
HIM2012 Legal Aspects of Health Records   2.00 Pre-Reqs: HIM1000
HIM2214 Health Information Management Statistics   3.00 Pre-Reqs: HIM1000 AND HIM2800
HIM2234 Advanced ICD-9/10 CM Coding   4.00 Pre-Reqs: HIM1222 Conc-Reqs: HIM2234L
HIM2234L Advanced ICD-9/10 CM Coding Lab   1.00 Conc-Reqs: HIM2234
HIM2253 Beginning CPT Coding   2.00 Pre-Reqs: HIM1222 AND HSC1531 Conc-Reqs: HIM2253L
HIM2253L Beginning CPT Coding Lab   1.00 Conc-Reqs: HIM2253
HIM2430 Concepts of Diseases   4.00 Co-Reqs: HIM2442 Pre-Reqs: HSC1531 OR BSC1085 OR BSC1020
HIM2442 Pharmacology and Lab   1.00 Co-Reqs: HIM2430
HIM2400 Health Records in Alternate Settings   2.00 Co-Reqs: HIM2234 Pre-Reqs: HIM2800 AND HIM1000
HIM2500 Quality Assurance and Compliance   2.00 Pre-Reqs: HIM2214 AND HIM1000 AND HIM2810 OR HIM2800
HIM2512 Health Information Systems Management   2.00 Pre-Reqs: HIM2800
HIM2652 Electronic Health Record   2.00 Pre-Reqs: HIM1000
HIM2283 Advanced CPT Coding   2.00 Pre-Reqs: HIM2253 Conc-Reqs: HIM2283L
HIM2283L Advanced CPT Coding Lab   1.00 Conc-Reqs: HIM2283
HIM2800 Coding Professional Practice Experience I   1.00 Pre-Reqs: HIM2253
HIM2810 Professional Practice Experience II   2.00 Pre-Reqs: HIM2800
HIM2820 Professional Practice Experience III   2.00 Pre-Reqs: HIM2800
HIM2920 Health Information Management Seminar   2.00 Pre-Reqs: HIM2283 AND HIM2400

Sample Program of Study
Course Title    
   
... ... Prerequisite Course  
  SEM HRS  
HSC1531 Medical Terminology   4.00
   
... ... First Year - 1st Semester - Spring  
  SEM HRS  
ENC1101 College Composition   3.00 Pre-Reqs: ENC0025 AND REA0017
MAC1105 College Algebra  OR Pre-Reqs: MAT1033
MGF2106 College Mathematics  OR Pre-Reqs: STA2023 OR MAC2233 OR MAC2313 OR MAC2312 OR MAC2311 OR MAC1114 OR MAC1140 OR MAC1105 OR MAT1033
MGF2107 Mathematics for Liberal Arts   3.00 Pre-Reqs: STA2023 OR MAC2233 OR MAC2313 OR MAC2312 OR MAC2311 OR MAC1114 OR MAC1140 OR MAC1105 OR MAT1033
BSC1020 Human Biology   3.00 Co-Reqs: ENC1101
HIM1000 Introduction to Health Information Management   2.00 Pre-Reqs: HSC1531 Conc-Reqs: HIM1000L
HIM1000L Introduction to Health Information Management Lab   1.00 Conc-Reqs: HIM1000
HIM1222 Beginning ICD-9/10 CM Coding   3.00 Co-Reqs: HIM1000 Pre-Reqs: HSC1531 Conc-Reqs: HIM1222L
HIM1222L Beginning ICD-9/10 CM Coding Lab   1.00 Conc-Reqs: HIM1222
   
... ... 2nd Semester - Summer  
  SEM HRS  
CGS2100 Microcomputer Applications   3.00
HIM2012 Legal Aspects of Health Records   2.00 Pre-Reqs: HIM1000
HIM2253 Beginning CPT Coding   2.00 Pre-Reqs: HIM1222 AND HSC1531 Conc-Reqs: HIM2253L
HIM2253L Beginning CPT Coding Lab   1.00 Conc-Reqs: HIM2253
   
... ... 3rd Semester - Fall  
  SEM HRS  
HIM2283 Advanced CPT Coding   2.00 Pre-Reqs: HIM2253 Conc-Reqs: HIM2283L
HIM2283L Advanced CPT Coding Lab   1.00 Conc-Reqs: HIM2283
HIM2430 Concepts of Diseases   4.00 Co-Reqs: HIM2442 Pre-Reqs: HSC1531 OR BSC1085 OR BSC1020
HIM2442 Pharmacology and Lab   1.00 Co-Reqs: HIM2430
HIM1273 Billing and Reimbursement Methods   2.00 Pre-Reqs: HIM1222L AND HIM1222
HIM2800 Coding Professional Practice Experience I   1.00 Pre-Reqs: HIM2253
   
... ... Second Year - 1st Semester - Spring  
  SEM HRS  
HIM2214 Health Information Management Statistics   3.00 Pre-Reqs: HIM1000 AND HIM2800
HIM2400 Health Records in Alternate Settings   2.00 Co-Reqs: HIM2234 Pre-Reqs: HIM2800 AND HIM1000
HIM2652 Electronic Health Record   2.00 Pre-Reqs: HIM1000
HIM2234 Advanced ICD-9/10 CM Coding   4.00 Pre-Reqs: HIM1222 Conc-Reqs: HIM2234L
HIM2234L Advanced ICD-9/10 CM Coding Lab   1.00 Conc-Reqs: HIM2234
HIM2810 Professional Practice Experience II   2.00 Pre-Reqs: HIM2800
   
... ... Second Year - 2nd Semester - Summer  
  SEM HRS  
... ... Humanities, Cultural & Aesthetic Core   3.00
... ... Elective Core   3.00
   
... ... Second Year - 3rd Semester - Fall  
  SEM HRS  
PSY1012 General Psychology   3.00 Co-Reqs: ENC1101
HIM2500 Quality Assurance and Compliance   2.00 Pre-Reqs: HIM2214 AND HIM1000 AND HIM2810 OR HIM2800
HIM2512 Health Information Systems Management   2.00 Pre-Reqs: HIM2800
HIM2820 Professional Practice Experience III   2.00 Pre-Reqs: HIM2800
HIM2920 Health Information Management Seminar   2.00 Pre-Reqs: HIM2283 AND HIM2400
   
TOTAL  ...   70.00

Note: Sequence of courses may vary. Check catalog course descriptions for requisite requirements.


Notes 1. Students wishing to transfer to a four year bachelors of science program should take BSC 1085/1085L (Human Anatomy & Physiology I and Lab) and BSC 1086/1086L (Human Anatomy & Physiology II and Lab) instead of BSC 1020 (Human Biology).


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