Health Information Technology Core Certificate
Faculty Advisor: Anne Marani · Phone: 410-386-8265 · Email: email@example.com
This Core Certificate in Health Information Technology is designed to prepare students for employment as health information technicians in hospitals, nursing homes, ambulatory care facilities, physician offices, home health agencies and other facilities, which create and or evaluate health records. Upon successful completion of this program, students will be able to interpret health record documentation using knowledge of anatomy, physiology, clinical disease processes, pharmacology, and medical terminology to identify codeable diagnoses and/or procedures and will be eligible to sit for certification examinations offered by the American Health Information Management Association.
All courses must be completed with a a minimum grade of C.
Program Length: 12 months
Certificate Requirements/Recommended Course Sequence
|BIOL-105||Human Biology||4 credits|
|HIT-111||Medical Terminology||3 credits|
|HIT-115||Pathophysiology and Pharmacology||4 credits|
|HIT-121||Basic Diagnosis Coding||3 credits|
|HIT-122||Basic Procedure Coding||3 credits|
Mid-Maryland Allied Healthcare Education Consortium: Certificate awarded by Carroll Community College
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