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Metropolitan Community College Health Information Management and Coding Program

Health Information Management/Coding Curriculum

MCC Campus(es):
MCC-Penn Valley, Health Science Institute (HSI)

Program Coordinator:
Patricia Elliott, M.Ed, RHIT, 816.604.4245

Application deadline:April 31st

IMPORTANT: Degree and certificate requirements may change! Please consult an academic advisor before enrolling.

A.A.S. Health Information Management

A.A.S. Health Information Management (PDF)

Program Prerequisites
COLL 100
HLSC 100
First Year Seminar or
Introduction to Health Professions
1-2
HIM 100 Medical Terminology 3
HLSC 108
BIOL 109
BIOL 110
BIOL 210
Anatomy and Physiology for Health Professions or
Human Anatomy and Physiology or
Human Anatomy and
Human Physiology
4-10
ENGL 101 Composition & Reading I 3
General Education Requirements
BIOL 137 Intro to Pathophysiology 4
COMM 100 Fundamentals of Speech 3
HIST 120
HIST 121
POLS 136
United States History to 1865 or
United States History Since 1865 or
Introduction to U. S. National Politics
3
PSYC 140 General Psychology 3
SOCI 160 Sociology 3
Specific Program Requirements
CSIS 115 Computer Concepts and Applications 3
HIM 101 Introduction to Health Information Management 4
HIM 108 Legal Aspects of Health Information 3
HIM 110 Pharmacology 2
HIM 112 Database for Health Information 2
HIM 115 Healthcare Statistics 3
HIM 120 Quality Improvement in Healthcare 3
HIM 130 Health Data Systems 3
HIM 135 Organizational Management 3
HIM 202 Clinical Classification Systems - Diagnostic 4
HIM 207 Clinical Classification Systems - PCS 3
HIM 214 Healthcare Reimbursement Methodologies 3
HIM 215 Clinical Professional Practice I 3
HIM 218 Ambulatory Care Coding - CPT 4
HIM 221 Coding Professional Practice 2.5
HIM 222 Health Information Management Competency 3
Total Credit Hours Required 75.5-82.5
Last Modified: 2/17/20