VOC-HIT-2300 Health Information Management

Course Code: VOC-HIT-2300

Course Length: Self-Paced

Course Credits: 59.36

Course Description:

This module is intended to instruct the student in word parts used to form medical terms, the structural organization of the body, body systems, common abbreviations, pathologic conditions, and diagnostic procedures related to specific body systems. Students are reviewed in basic concepts of biology biochemistry (cell theory, cell structure, cell metabolism, and cell reproduction) before proceeding to a detailed study of the normal histology, gross anatomy, and physiology of each body system within the human organism. Emphasis is placed on homeostatic mechanisms as they relate to health and disease.