National CAE Designated Institution
  • Classroom
  • Online, Instructor-Led
Course Description

Healthcare Information for IT Professionals integrates material from all courses within the program curriculum while placing emphasis on the Certified Associate in Health Information & Management Services (CAHIMS) certification. This course prepares students for the practical application of Information Technology in a clinical setting.

Learning Objectives

  • A. explain the regulatory environment of health settings;
  • B. describe the organizational structure and appropriate behavior for the medical workplace;
  • C. identify Information Technology skills required for the healthcare setting;
  • D. explain the impact of Information Technology on medical business operations; and
  • E. demonstrate an understanding of Information Technology security with regard to health considerations.

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.