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Health Information Management and Technology: HITC 100

Course Description

Students develop the necessary skills and concepts of the administrative duties of a medical assistant/secretary.


The following topics are covered:

Legal and ethical issues in medical practice

Communicating and interacting with patients

Families and coworkers


The following office work is covered:

Medisoft software, managing correspondence & mail

Office supplies and office medical records

Maintaining patient records

Processing insurance claims

Billing and collecting, banking, accounts payable and payroll

HITC 100 Introduction to Medical Office Procedures


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Health Sciences Librarian