Upon completion of the Health Information Technology program at RCTC, students will achieve the following:

  • Maintain the accuracy and completeness of the electronic health record including intranet and internet applications as defined by organizational policy, accreditation, licensure, and external regulations and standards.
  • Apply legal principles, policies, regulations and standards to protect the privacy, confidentiality, and security of health information.
  • Code, classify, and index diagnoses and procedures for the purpose of reimbursement, standardization, retrieval and statistical analysis.
  • Utilize principles of supervision and the tools used to effectively manage human resources, financials, and critical thinking.
  • Apply techniques and tools for quality management and performance improvement including risk, utilization, and case management requirements.
  • Demonstrate practical application of theories learned, including the ability to value self and work ethically with others in a diverse population.

 

Upon the completion of the Coding Specialist program at RCTC, students will achieve the following:

  • Code, classify, and index diagnoses and procedures for the purpose of reimbursement, standardization, retrieval and statistical analysis.
  • Maintain the accuracy and completeness of the electronic health record including intranet and internet applications as defined by organizational policy, accreditation, licensure, and external regulations and standards.
  • Apply legal principles, policies, regulations and standards to protect the privacy, confidentiality, and security of health information.
  • Demonstrate practical application of theories learned, including the ability to value self and work ethically with others in a diverse population.

Upon completion of the Healthcare Informatics program at RCTC, students will achieve the following:

  • Maintain the accuracy and completeness of the electronic health record including intranet and internet applications as defined by organizational policy, accreditation, licensure, and external regulations and standards.
  • Apply legal principles, policies, regulations and standards to protect the privacy, confidentiality, and security of health information.
  • Apply techniques and tools for quality management and performance improvement including risk, utilization, and case management requirements.
  • Demonstrate practical application of theories learned, including the ability to value self and work ethically with others in a diverse population.
  • Apply mathematical foundations, algorithmic principles, and computer science concepts to analyze and design software solutions.
  • Develop logical reasoning and problem solving skills to meet customer requirements/specifications for software solutions.
  • Work as part of a professional team to analyze, design and implement software solutions.
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