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HIMA200 - Legal Aspects of Health Information Management

 

This course focuses on the legal system and procedures, ethics, control and use of patient-specific health information. Student will analyze the major external forces affecting the HIM professional’s ability and responsibility to manage patient-specific health information. In addition it also addresses specialty matters such as healthcare fraud and abuse in health information management (HIM). Students will examine the impact that e-mail, digital imaging, telemedicine, and the Internet are having on health records, and analyze laws, regulations and standards related to patient confidentiality and privacy.(Prerequisite: HIMA110)

 

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Schedule of Classes

Registration Dates Course Dates Session
07/30/18 - 01/04/19 01/07/19 - 03/03/19 Winter 2019 Session B - 8 Week session
08/27/18 - 02/01/19 02/04/19 - 03/31/19 Winter 2019 Session I - 8 Week session
09/24/18 - 03/01/19 03/04/19 - 04/28/19 Winter 2019 Session D - 8 Week session
10/29/18 - 03/29/19 04/01/19 - 05/26/19 Spring 2019 Session B - 8 Week session
11/26/18 - 05/03/19 05/06/19 - 06/30/19 Spring 2019 Session I - 8 Week session

Course Materials


Book Title: Legal and Ethical Aspects of Health Information Management, 4th ed - the VitalSource e-book is provided inside the classroom
ISBN: 9781285867380
Publication Info: Cengage
Author: McWay
Unit Cost: $142.43
Electronic ISBN: 9781305848610
Electronic Unit Cost: $35.00

Book Title: EHR Go (aka Neehr Perfect) - Program Key & purchase instructions provided inside the classroom. This material is not covered by the APUS Book Grant.
ISBN: N/A
Publication Info: N/A
Author: N/A
Unit Cost: N/A
Electronic ISBN: N/A
Electronic Unit Cost: $285.00