HIT243

Practical application in the maintenance of medical records in a hospital and specialty health care organizations. Areas to be covered include record content, data collection, storage, retrieval, and retention; release of information; accreditation and licensing standards; classification systems; and the evaluation and use of secondary records. (Formerly HIT240) 3 Credits (0 Lecture - 15 Internship) Prerequisite(s): HIT121. Corequisite(s): HIT227. Fall Only.