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Health Information Technology Departmental Certificate

Health Information Technology Departmental Certificate

This program is available at the Beavercreek, Bellefontaine and Springfield - Leffel Lane locations.

This certificate will provide the Health Information Technology student with experience using ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS codes, preparing medical charts and records, scheduling appointments, handling correspondence, preparing bills, and processing insurance forms in a medical office or facility. The student will also gain knowledge of medical terminology as well as a familiarization with HIPPA regulations. This certificate is fully embedded in the Medical Office Administration associate degree. Students should follow the recommended sequencing of courses, with consideration to the pre/co requisites, including college preparatory) requirements. All coding resources available in print and online.

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Outcomes and Curriculum

Upon successful completion of the Health Information Technology Departmental Certificate, a graduate will be able to:

  • Compose and produce quality business documents using technology
  • Demonstrate an understanding of medical terms and human diseases
  • Code medical documents and assist in the management of patient’s health information
  • Apply knowledge of anatomy and physiology to work place setting
Course Title Credits
Fall
OAD 1105 Business English ^ 4
BIO 1105 Fundamentals of Anatomy and Physiology 3
EBE 1000 Employability Skills 1
ITS 1105 Computer Concepts and Software Applications ^* 3
MST 1105 Medical Terminology ^ 2
 
Spring
OAD 2301 CPT/ICD-10-PCS Coding 3
OAD 2302 ICD-10-CM Coding 3
OAD 2205 Electronic Health Records 3
ENG 2211 Business Communication 3
OAD 2703 Co-op Education/Internship 3
 
Summer
OAD 2312 Advanced Medical Coding 3
OAD 2320 Medical Office Certification Review 1
MST 1140 Human Disease 3
 
  Total credit hours 35
^Proficiency test available.

*Students should follow the recommended sequencing of courses, with consideration to the pre/corequisites, including college preparatory requirements.