2019-2020 Course Catalog and Student Handbook 
    
    Apr 20, 2021  
2019-2020 Course Catalog and Student Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

HIMT 2200 - Performance Improvement


Prerequisite: Program Admission
This course introduces the students to the peer review and the role health information plays in evaluating patient care. The course investigates the components of performance improvement programs in health care facilities, including quality assessment, utilization management, risk management, and critical clinical pathways. State and local standards are included as well as review of the federal government’s role in health care and accreditation requirements of various agencies. Contact hours: Class - 2, Lab - 2. Credit hours: 3 (T)