HIT 222 Quality Management

3 Credit Hours • 45 Contact Hours (Lecture)

Prerequisite: HIT 101, HIT 111, HIT 112

Introduces the student to the basic concepts of quality management in the health care environment. Requirements by regulatory agencies regarding quality, utilization and risk management are discussed. Data collection, verification, analysis and presentation techniques will be studied. The course emphasizes the ongoing use of objective data and feedback to improve processes, systems and patient outcomes.