Course Number   Course Title / Description / MnTC Goals / Prerequisites Credits
HIMC 1100   Fundamentals of Health Information 3  
  This course covers the history and development of health/medical record keeping in the health profession and provides a foundation for the application of techniques necessary to assure adequate documentation of health care in the health record (patient information systems). The student is given the opportunity to learn about the roles of health care professionals who contribute to and utilize patient information systems, the application techniques used in the development and implementation of primary and secondary health information systems, and the analysis of information design, retention and retrieval.  

HIMC 1100 is a required course in the following degrees, diplomas, or certificates:
Medical Coding Specialist Diploma (2017-2018)
Health Information Technician AAS Degree (2016-2017)
Medical Coding Specialist Diploma (2016-2017)
Health Information Technician AAS Degree (2015-2016)
Medical Coding Specialist Diploma (2015-2016)
Health Information Technician AAS Degree (2014-2015)
Medical Coding Specialist Diploma (2014-2015)
Health Information Technician AAS Degree (2013-2014)
Medical Coding Specialist Diploma (2013-2014)
Health Information Technician AAS Degree (2012-2013)
Medical Coding Specialist Diploma (2012-2013)
Health Information Technician AAS Degree (2011-2012)
Medical Coding Specialist Diploma (2011-2012)
Health Information Technician AAS Degree (2010-2011)
Medical Coding Specialist Diploma (2010-2011)
Health Information Technician AAS Degree (2009-2010)
Medical Coding Specialist Diploma (2009-2010)
Health Information Technician AAS Degree (2008-2009)
Medical Coding Specialist Diploma (2008-2009)
Health Information Technician AAS Degree (2007-2008)
Medical Coding Specialist Diploma (2007-2008)
 
HIMC 1100 is an elective course in the following degrees, diplomas, or certificates:
Health Information Technician AAS Degree (2020-2021)
Healthcare Administrative Assistant AAS Degree (2020-2021)
Healthcare Administrative Assistant Diploma (2020-2021)
Medical Coding Specialist Diploma (2020-2021)
Medical Transcriptionist Certificate (2020-2021)
Health Information Technician AAS Degree (2019-2020)
Healthcare Administrative Assistant AAS Degree (2019-2020)
Healthcare Administrative Assistant Diploma (2019-2020)
Medical Coding Specialist Diploma (2019-2020)
Medical Transcriptionist Certificate (2019-2020)
Health Information Technician AAS Degree (2018-2019)
Healthcare Administrative Assistant AAS Degree (2018-2019)
Healthcare Administrative Assistant Diploma (2018-2019)
Medical Transcriptionist Certificate (2018-2019)
Healthcare Administrative Assistant AAS Degree (2017-2018)
Healthcare Administrative Assistant Diploma (2017-2018)
Medical Transcriptionist Certificate (2017-2018)
Healthcare Administrative Assistant AAS Degree (2016-2017)
Healthcare Administrative Assistant Diploma (2016-2017)
Medical Transcriptionist Certificate (2016-2017)
Healthcare Administrative Assistant AAS Degree (2015-2016)
Healthcare Administrative Assistant Diploma (2015-2016)
Medical Transcriptionist Certificate (2015-2016)
Medical Administrative Secretary AAS Degree (2004-2005)