Center for Curriculum and Transfer Articulation
Major: 5836
First Term: 2016 Fall   
Award: CCL  
Total Credits: 32-38
CIP Code: 11.0501
Occupational Area: Information Technology

Instructional Council: Computer Information Systems (12)
GPA: 2.0
SOC Code: 15-1121


Description: The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Healthcare Technology Systems is designed to address current and future needs of IT departments of healthcare organizations. Intended for students who already have IT and/or healthcare experience with an interest in technology applications in the healthcare sector. Includes web development, programming, database management, systems development, and project management for healthcare IT endeavors.

Consumer Program Costs and Career Information: GC, PV

Suggested Course Plan Sequenced by Semester



Required Courses
CIS116 Computer Graphics: Introduction to Microsoft Visio 1
CIS117DM Microsoft Access: Database Management 3
CIS129 Introduction to Microsoft Sharepoint 1
+CIS224 Project Management: Microsoft Project for Windows 3
+HTM150 Introduction to Healthcare IT and Systems 3

+CIS276DA MySQL Database (3) OR
+CIS276DB SQL Server Database (3) 3

MGT157 Introduction to Statistical Analysis of Clinical and Bioscience Data for Managers 3
+HTM200 Healthcare IT Software Infrastructure: Interoperability, Security and mHealth 3
+CIS150AB Object-Oriented Programming Fundamentals 3
+CIS133DA Internet/Web Development Level I 3
+HTM250 Healthcare IT Systems Development Life Cycle (SDLC) 3
+HTM270 Healthcare IT Systems Capstone 3
Credits: 32

Program Competencies
1. Discuss the technologies, challenges and efforts toward achieving value in healthcare information systems. (HTM150)
2. Use Visio graphics software to diagram a complex healthcare process. (CIS116)
3. Plan, design and publish a web site using HTML. (CIS133AA, CIS133BA, CIS133CA,CIS133DA)
4. Design and develop programs using structured and object-oriented programming techniques. (CIS150AB)
5. Build a HL7 interface engine. (HTM200)
6. Use Microsoft Access to create database files, alter records, retrieve information, and produce quality reports. (CIS117DM)
7. Use Microsoft Project for creating, managing, and reporting a complex network project. (CIS224)
8. Demonstrate potential SDLC design phase activities, along with healthcare IT examples of the resulting design elements. (HTM250)
9. Demonstrate the skills required to install MySQL, model and create new databases, manage and authenticate users, store procedures, and develop backup/restore strategies. (CIS276DA, CIS276DB)
10. Use a statistical programming language to manipulate, analyze and interpret data, with reports summarizing the results of the statistical analysis. (MGT157)
11. Demonstrate the skills required to create a site, navigate, manage documents and collaborate using Microsoft SharePoint. (CIS129)
12. Create a reflective document including final specifications and personal observations from a healthcare IT research-based project. (HTM270)
MCCCD Governing Board Approval Date: April 28, 2015

All information published is subject to change without notice. Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of information presented, but based on the dynamic nature of the curricular process, course and program information is subject to change in order to reflect the most current information available.





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