NEW Certificate in Fall 2018!!
Health Information Management Technician
This certificate is designed to assist the student to achieve success in health career programs. Students will be provided with the foundation necessary for health care professions. Credits from this certificate may be applied toward health care program requirements within Connecticut’s Community College System. However, completion of this certificate does not guarantee an automatic acceptance into any health care program. Students are responsible for verifying specific requirements for their program of interest.
|MED* 116||A&P for Medical Assistants||4|
|HIM* 102||Introduction to Health Care Systems||3|
|+HIM* 201||Health Information Management||3|
|+HIM* 210||Coding I||3|
|+HIM* 211||Advanced Medical Coding||3|
|MED* 112||Medical Insurance * Billing||3|
|MED* 125||Medical Terminology||3|
|+MED* 216||Electronic Medical Records Management||3|
Upon successful completion of this program, students will will eligible to sit for the CPC-A exam (Certified Professional Programmer) and be able to work in any state and perform all duties required of a Professional Medical Coder. The “-A” designates an Apprentice status and after working in the field for two years the “-A” can be dropped with verification from employers or co-workers or proof of approved continuing education. Contact your licensing body for exact requirements.