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COURSE NUMBER: BOFF139
COURSE TITLE:Medical Office Procedures
DIVISION:Business
IAI CODE(S):
SEMESTER CREDIT HOURS:3
CONTACT HOURS:45
STUDENT ENGAGEMENT HOURS:135
DELIVERY MODE:In-Person

COURSE DESCRIPTION:
This course explores the electronic health record used in the medical office. Students will be able to use up-to-date and accurate features and concepts of the electronic health record. The student will learn the functionality of the electronic health record as it applies to the medical office.

PREREQUISITES:

NOTES:

STUDENT LEARNING OUTCOMES:
Upon completion of this course, students will be able to:
  • Learn about the Electronic Health Record (EHR) and software.
  • Evaluate content of medical files and privacy.
  • Perform appointment scheduling and patient management.
  • Perform an introduction to medical coding and billing.
  • Learn about the patient portal.

TOPICAL OUTLINE:
  1. Content of the Health Record
  2. Introduction to Electronic Health Record Software
  3. Administrative Management
  4. Scheduling and Patient Management
  5. Privacy and Security of Health Information
  6. Health Information Management Roles and Functions in the EHR Environment
  7. Clinical Inputs and Outputs
  8. Coding, Billing, and Reimbursement
  9. Clinical Decision Support Systems and Quality Improvement
  10. Personal Health Record and the Patient Portal
  11. Implementation and Evaluation of an EHR System

TEXTBOOK / SPECIAL MATERIALS:
See bookstore website for current book(s) at https://www.dacc.edu/bookstore

EVALUATION:
Evaluation of student progress is continuous utilizing homework assignments, chapter assessments of skills, quizzes, and modules.

BIBLIOGRAPHY:

STUDENT CONDUCT CODE:
Membership in the DACC community brings both rights and responsibility. As a student at DACC, you are expected to exhibit conduct compatible with the educational mission of the College. Academic dishonesty, including but not limited to, cheating and plagiarism, is not tolerated. A DACC student is also required to abide by the acceptable use policies of copyright and peer-to-peer file sharing. It is the student’s responsibility to become familiar with and adhere to the Student Code of Conduct as contained in the DACC Student Handbook. The Student Handbook is available in the Information Office in Vermilion Hall and online at: https://www.dacc.edu/student-handbook

DISABILITY SERVICES:
Any student who feels s/he may need an accommodation based on the impact of a disability should contact the Testing & Academic Services Center at 217-443-8708 (TTY 217-443-8701) or stop by Cannon Hall Room 103. Please speak with your instructor privately to discuss your specific accommodation needs in this course.

REVISION:
Fall 2019

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