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HIM 205 Healthcare Statistics and Research
Credit Hours:  2
Effective Term: Fall 2017
SUN#: None
AGEC: None  
Credit Breakdown: 2 Lectures
Times for Credit: 1
Grading Option: A, B, C, D, F
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Description: General principles of healthcare statistics with emphasis in hospital statistics. Students are required to utilize formulas and perform calculations. Prerequisites: MAT118 or higher or BUS 101, HIM160.

Prerequisites: MAT118 or higher or BUS 101; and HIM160, Healthcare Data Management

Corequisites: None

Recommendations: None

Measurable Student Learning Outcomes

Domain I. (Comprehension Level) Data Content, Structure & Standards (Information Governance) (CSLO 2)

Subdomain I.B. Health Record Content and Documentation
3. Identify a complete health record according to, organizational policies, external regulations, and standards

Domain III. (Application Level) Informatics, Analytics and Data Use (CSLO 2, 4)

Subdomain III.B. Information Management Strategic Planning
1. Explain the process used in the selection and implementation of health information management systems

Subdomain III.C. Analytics and Decision Support
2. Apply report generation technologies to facilitate decision-making

Subdomain III.D. Health Care Statistics
1. Utilize basic descriptive, institutional, and healthcare statistics

Subdomain III.E. Research Methods
1. Explain common research methodologies and why they are used in healthcare

Subdomain III.F. Consumer Informatics
1. Explain usability and accessibility of health information by patients, including current trends and future challenges

Domain VI. (Comprehension Level) Leadership (CSLO 2)

Subdomain VI.J. Vendor/Contract Management
1. Explain Vendor/Contract Management


Internal/External Standards Accreditation
http://cahiim.org/him/curriculumrequirements.html