Electronic Health Records System Engineering (221-285-78)

Lead Faculty/Program Head: Cinda Schmitt

Award: Certificate in Career Studies

Gainful Employment

Option: E-Health Records

Length: 25 credits

Lead Faculty: Cinda Schmitt

Purpose: This option is for a person seeking employment in the electronic records system field. Occupational Objective: To obtain a position using electronic records systems.

Admission Requirements

Students must meet the general admission requirements established by the College. In addition to the admissions requirements established by the College, entry into the Career Studies Certificate in E-Health Records Systems requires proficiency in reading and Mathematics. Students with deficiencies will be advised to take developmental courses offered by the College.

Course Schedule

Course Number, Title, Credits

Fall Term
HLT 140 Orientation To Health Related Professions 2
HLT 143 Medical Terminology I 3
ITE 115 Introduction to Computer Applications
and Concepts 3
HIM 141 Fundamentals of Health Information Systems I 3
HIM 142 Fundamentals of Health Information Systems II 3
Total 14

Spring Term
HLT 144 Medical Terminology II 3
AST 195 Topics in Customer Service 1
HIM 195 Topics in Vendor-Specific EHR Systems 1
AST 205 Business Communications 3
MTH XXX A college level math course appropriate
o the program selected 3
Total 11

Total Minimum Credits 24