HEIT 261 Directed Clinical Practice A
Description: This course provides the first of two professional practice experiences for students enrolled in the Health Information Technology program. Students are assigned to a health information department in selected health care facilities. Students practice entry-level clerical skills such as patient admitting and discharge procedures and release of information. Experiences may also include exposure to dictation and transcription systems. Responsibilities of the student includes gaining general knowledge regarding the healthcare facility and the health information department's role in facility operations.
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