Metropolitan Community College offers many flexible scheduling options to you meet degree requirements while balancing work and life. For convenience, we have listed our classes in alphabetical order.
Important: MCC recently updated the BSAD course designator for its business courses to either BUSN or ACCT. Please refer to the Business Course Crosswalk (PDF) to determine the name of the new BUSN or ACCT course that will fulfill the BSAD requirement on your degree plan.
Browse class scheduleFALL 2023 / HIM / HIM 101
HIM 101 - Introduction to Health Information Management (4 credits)
Prerequisites: HIM100, HLSC 108 OR BIOL 109 OR BIOL 110 and BIOL 210, and ENGL 101 (All prerequisite courses must have a grade of C or better) & Formal admission into the Health Information Management Program. This course is an introduction to the health information management profession addressing its history and structure of the national, state and regional associations along with professional ethical principles. The course explores the history of healthcare delivery systems and external factors that influence, impact and change the healthcare industry to include key accrediting bodies, and state and federal regulatory agencies. Different types of data are defined and how the data affects the data and information governance for the key stakeholders. Introduction to health record content, structure, and origin of clinical information for various healthcare settings and providers are addressed and how compliance requirements are identified throughout the health information life cycle.
1 session(s) offered.
|Class # 42584||Instructor: Erin Walton||Session Regular Academic Session|
|Lecture||Time: 05:00PM-06:00PM||Days: M||Hybrid - classroom & on-line|
|Lab||Time: 06:01PM-07:15PM||Days: M||Hybrid - classroom & on-line|
|Notes||Combines in-person and online instruction. Course will meet in person on days/times listed. Significant graded and non-graded learning activities and communication are required via Canvas at https://mcckc.instructure.com between in-person class sessions. Please check your schedule to determine the appropriate campus for book purchase or online at https://mcckc.edu/bookstores.|
|Enrollment||To enroll, you'll need the class # (e.g. 46421) for each of your selected classes.|
|Textbooks||To find textbooks, required for your class, you'll need to know the class#, campus and term.|
|Support Services||Students with documented disabilities may request assistance at Disability Support Services offices.|
Instructional expenses may change per semester basis; refer to the Tuition page for more information about tuition and Instructional expenses.
The purpose of this schedule is to provide information. It does not constitute a contract. Classes may be added, combined or cancelled and instructors may be changed at the discretion of Metropolitan Community College.