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1 Health IT Certificate Series Introduction According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, there will be a shortfall of Health IT workers through 2015 and beyond. These workers will be in great demand as hospitals, physician offices and other health providers move to an electronic health record system. The occupational outlook is expected to increase faster than average through The American Society of Health Informatics Managers (www.ashim.org) has created a new national certification for healthcare and IT workers who wish to be a part of the migration toward completely electronic health systems, called the Certified Health Informatics Systems Professional. Passing this national exam shows employers you have the skills in both IT and healthcare to assist in the project planning, programming, implementation and/or training of workers to deploy the electronic health systems. Collin College is offering customized a training certificate series that has been developed for the healthcare and IT professionals that are interested in gaining the knowledge to become certified and work in the field of. Each student will meet with the program director to review previous experience and determine specific course needs. Please contact Kelli Albrecht, Program Director, at or to schedule your individualized advising session. Health IT Certificate Series - Professional Tracks IT Professional Track Introduction to Health Information Ethics & HIPAA Compliance Medical Billing & Reimbursement Medical Coding Overview Beginning Programming I Project Management for Creating Virtual Medical Documents Professional Track Comp TIA A+ Certification Comp TIA Net+ Certification Database Fundamentals SQL Programming Beginning Programming Project Management for Creating Virtual Medical Documents Total Hours for Certificate Series 286 hours

2 Health IT Professional Certificate Series IT Professional Track Course Name Course Number Cost Contact Hours Dates Days Hours Sessions 1 st Semester Introduction to Health $ hours 1/30-3/27 Sun 1-4pm 8 Information Ethics & $ hours 1/24-3/10 Online Online Online HIPAA Compliance Medical Billing & $ hours 2/19-5/21 Sat 8:30-12:30 12 Reimbursement Medical Coding $ hours 4/3-5/15 Sun 1-4pm 6 Overview Electronic Health $ hours 3/28-5/19 Online Online Online Records Totals 1 st semester $ nd Semester** Beginning Programming I Project Management for Creating Virtual Medical Documents $ hours $ hours $ hours $ hours Totals 2 nd semester $ Grand Totals $ **2 nd semester classes will be in our summer catalog and will run from May thru August, The summer catalog will not be available until March. Additional Recommended Courses Introduction to C# Visual Studio Microsoft.NET Framework Application Development Beginning Programming II Introduction to Medical Coding & Billing

3 Health IT Professional Certificate Series Professional Track Course Name Course Number Cost Contact Hours Dates Days Hours Sessions 1 st Semester Comp TIA A+ Certification $ hours 1/22-2/6 Sat 8am-5pm 9 Sun 1pm-5pm Comp TIA Net $ hours 2/12-2/27 Sat 8am-5pm 9 Certification Sun 1pm-5pm Database Fundamentals $ hours 2/14-3/2 MW 6:30-9:30pm 6 SQL Programming $ hours 3/30-5/4 MW 6:30-9:30pm $ hours 3/28-5/19 Online Online Online Totals 1 st semester $ nd Semester** Beginning Programming I $ hours $ hours Project Management for $ hours Creating Virtual Medical Documents $ hours Totals 2 nd semester $ Grand Totals $ **2 nd semester classes will be in our summer catalog and will run from May thru August, The summer catalog will not be available until March. Additional Recommended Courses Introduction to C# Visual Studio Microsoft.NET Framework Application Development Beginning Programming II Introduction to Medical Coding & Billing

4 Course Comp TIA A+ Certification Comp TIA Net+ Certification Database Fundamentals SQL Programming Introduction to Health Information Ethics & HIPAA Compliance Medical Billing & Reimbursement Medical Coding Overview Beginning Programming I Course Descriptions Description Comprehensive coverage of core hardware and operating systems technologies. Students are eligible and encouraged to take the CompTIA A+ certification exam upon completion of this class. Gain technical competency in networking administration and support. Students are eligible and encouraged to take the CompTIA s Network + exam upon completion of this class. Introduction to database system fundamentals and features. Hands-on tasks using MS SQL Server to create SQL statements for retrieving and modifying data in relational databases. Introduction to the fundamentals of healthcare systems including medical terminology, legal aspects, revenue cycle and reimbursement policies, regulating agencies and legislation. Will include additional topics that affect the US healthcare industry. Examine the ethical and legal responsibilities for healthcare professionals and discuss the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA). Topics covered include confidentiality, ethics, healthcare legislation and HIPAA privacy regulations, which are the major focus of most healthcare providers. Practice the principles of insurance and reimbursement processing. Implement the assigning and reporting of codes for diagnoses, procedures and services. Complete claims for inpatient, outpatient, emergency department and physician office encounters. Gain the fundamental knowledge about the medical coding processes utilized in US healthcare. Students will learn the basic concepts of ICD-9, CPT and HCPCS and how these codes impact reimbursement. Students will also learn how coding integrates into the EMR systems and how ICD-10 will impact the transition to EMR. Examine the emerging technology of the Electronic Health Record through conceptual theory and hands-on application needed to work in today's medical office. Learn basic programming using Visual Basic and C++. Discover commonalities in programming logic and become familiar with each language from coding and compiling to running and executing. Learn the skills needed to ensure the safety and security of sensitive medical documentation as it is transitioned into an electronic format. Students will learn how to secure computer-based resources and identify important concepts, cost considerations and interrelationships of security controls. 1. Gain valuable information about securing computer-based resources 2. Explain important concepts, cost considerations and interrelationships of security controls 3. Develop understanding of the sensitive information collected in health records and the importance of securing this information 4. Develop the processes and controls needed to implement security measures on an electronic medical records system

5 Project Management for Creating Virtual Medical Documents Introduction to project management tools and techniques to boost team and organizational performance efficiencies that every healthcare leader can apply. Learn to manage competing priorities, practice how to quantify problems and accomplish the results you expect from your healthcare projects. 1. Create an effective problem statement that is relevant to stakeholders 2. Identify and validate performance measures 3. Identify what changes must be targeted and achieved 4. Define a project scope constrained by the above Utilize IT concepts and knowledge to build EMR platform in a virtual system and ensure security measures are in place to protect data. Utilize EMR concepts and knowledge to deploy documents onto the EMR system and manipulate data to create various reports. 1. Create project plan to create and deploy a mock electronic records system in a virtual environment 2. Determine specifications for computer systems and create a network environment 3. Determine EMR specifications based on various simulations and create deployment plans 4. Deploy software onto systems and create EMR documentation 5. Enter patient information into EMR system and manipulate data to create various reports

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