HIT 288 Health Information Practicum II

2 Credit Hours • 90 Contact Hours (Practicum)

Prerequisite: HIT 188, HIT 222, HIT 225, HIT 231

Focuses on the ability of the student to apply classroom knowledge in a clinical setting, practice professionalism, gain insight into the functions of the department and understand the relationship of health records to the facility as a whole. Emphasis is on the ability to act independently, complete assigned projects and demonstrate a good understanding of health information management concepts.