AHEA 106 Medical Computer Systems • 5 Cr.


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.


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.