Saint Paul College
235 Marshall Ave.
Saint Paul, MN 55102

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Saint Paul College
55102

 



Health Information Technology

Saint Paul College

Program Details

  • Award: Associate in Applied Science
  • Credits: 64
  • Delivery: Land/Campus
  • WIA certified: YES
  • Emphases: N/A

About this Program

Health Information Technicians play a vital role in the health care industry by participating in the creation, completion, distribution and retention of medical record documentation according to policies and procedures outlined by several regulating bodies such as the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Health Care Facilities and Medicare. Individuals enrolled in the program will obtain a broad body of knowledge which will allow them to become employed in many capacities within a health information department. Some of the positions include such tasks as: release of information, various registries, incomplete chart room, processing of medical documentation, coding and abstracting, and may include supervisory or leadership roles based on skill and ability.

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