AHEA 106 Medical Computer Systems • 5 Cr.

Description

Medical computer applications familiarizes students with electronic health record and financial record software used in the medical office and/or hospital settings. Prerequisite: Placement by assessment into ENGL& 101, or completion of ENGL 092 or 093 with a C or better. Successful completion of AHE 100, 110, 120, 130, 140, HLTH 145 and BTS 161 with a C or better at BC; or permission of instructor.

Description starting Summer 2019

Medical computer applications familiarizes students with electronic health record and financial record software used in the medical office and/or hospital settings. Prerequisite: Placement by assessment into ENGL& 101, or completion of ENGL 092 or 093 with a C or better. Successful completion of AHE 100, 110 and BTS 161 with a C or better at BC; or permission of Program Chair.

Outcomes

After completing this class, students should be able to:

  • Demonstrate competency in medical computer programs (Practice Management as well as Electronic Medical Record software) Explain legal and ethical issues related to medical computer applications Execute data management using electronic healthcare records such as the EMR Use office hardware and software to maintain office systems Utilize computerized office billing systems

Offered