HIMS 290

HIMS Capstone (HIMS 290)

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HIMS Capstone

Credits Contact Hours
2.0 4.0

Course Description

Prerequisite: Minimum grade of C in HIMS 180, HIMS 203, and HIMS 210 or concurrent enrollment permitted in these three courses. Concurrent enrollment in HIMS 255 required. Incorporating the Domains, Sub domains, and tasks for the two year HIMS program from the American Health Information Management Association into projects, oral and written presentations, case studies and portfolio development along with completion of at least two mock accreditation exams. Students will be eligible to sit for the national Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT) license after completing the two-year degree. Students will pay for the exam directly to AHIMA. [Semesters Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer]

The information shown below is a guide to provide a general idea of course availability and is not meant to be used to plan your full schedule. Information may vary slightly from what is listed. For full course details please use the more robust course search in SMC Wired or consult an academic advisor.

Day Time Campus Method Building
06/08/2020 - 06/08/2020 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM Online Regular

HIMS Capstone

Credits Contact Hours
2.0 4.0

Course Description

Prerequisite: Minimum grade of C in all other courses required in HIT program; concurrent enrollment in HIMS 255 required. Permission of the Dean is required for registration. Incorporating the Domains, Sub domains, and tasks for the two year HIT program from the American Health Information Management Association into projects, oral and written presentations, case studies along with completion of mock accreditation exams. Students will be eligible to sit for the national Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT) credentialing examination after completing the two-year degree. This is a capstone course and therefore requires a final grade of "C" or better. [Semesters Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer]

The information shown below is a guide to provide a general idea of course availability and is not meant to be used to plan your full schedule. Information may vary slightly from what is listed. For full course details please use the more robust course search in SMC Wired or consult an academic advisor.

Day Time Campus Method Building