2023-2024 Academic Catalog 
    Jun 01, 2023  
2023-2024 Academic Catalog

ALHE 231 - Electronic Medical Records

3 CR
The course prepares the student to manage and organize health information databases and registries ensuring the accuracy, accessibility, privacy and security of a patient’s health information. Students will evaluate patient records for completeness, accuracy, and relevance of data. Students will perform medical record audits to evaluate compliance.

Requisites: Next Gen ACCUPLACER® reading score of 240, or at least a grade of C in TSRE 55 .
Course Learning Outcomes:
  1. Evaluate patient records to ensure all pertinent information is present and accurately recorded.
  2. Complete quantitative analysis of health records.
  3. Perform the filing and maintenance of active and inactive patient records.
  4. Demonstrate the ability to practice in an ethical manner and maintain patient privacy.