Class Schedule

HI290 Section E - 2017 Fall Term

HI290: Health Information Professional Practice Experience - 4 Hours

Prerequisites: AH220; 1 of HI100, HI105; HI140; HI161; HI210; HI215; 1 of HI220, HI225; HI230; HI235; HI250; HI260; HI275; HI285

The Health Information program student will perform procedures in a healthcare facility under the direction of a health information professional. This experience will provide the student with hands-on experience in applying his or her knowledge to technical procedures in health information systems, the opportunity to gain insight into the role of the health information professional, and the opportunity to become competent and confident in interactions with other professionals and consumers in the healthcare field. Experiences include admission and discharge procedures, collection of health and vital statistics information, coding and abstracting, following up on incomplete records, tumor registry, release of information, utilization review, and patient care evaluation procedures. This experience may be located in one or more facilities such as long-term care, hospital, ambulatory care, psychiatric and/or drug rehabilitation. The student will take a mock Registered Health Information Technologist (RHIT) exam, which will constitute part of the course grade.

Dr. Leah A. Grebner

Dr. Leah A. Grebner
Title: Director of Health Information Management
Rank: Professor
Dept: Health Information Management
Office: 236
Phone: (309) 692-4092 x2362
Fax: (309) 692-3893

Section Information

Section: E
Format: eLearning
Time: eLearning
LMS: Moodlerooms
Seats Filled: 1 of 20