HIT 111 Health Data Management & Information Systems

3 Credit Hours • 45 Contact Hours (Lecture)

Prerequisite: CIS 118, HIT 101

Introduces the practice of maintenance, compilation, analysis, and presentation of healthcare statistical data. Discussion is focused on the use, collection, presentation, and verification of health care data including fundamental concepts of descriptive statistics; data validity and reliability; data presentation techniques; and vital statistics. Introduces the electronic health record (EHR), health informatics and the infrastructure required for the EHR. Data reliability and validity will be emphasized.