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TCC Catalog 2018-19 
TCC Catalog 2018-19 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

HIM2214 Health Statistics

3 credit hour(s)
Prerequisite/Corequisite(s): HIM1000 .
This course provides instruction on how to abstract and maintain data for clinical indices/databases/registries; collect, organize and present data for quality management, utilization management, risk management and other uses; compute and interpret healthcare statistics; apply institutional review board processes and policies; use specialized databases to meet specific organization needs such as medical research and disease registries; analyze clinical data to identify trends that demonstrate quality, safety and effectiveness of healthcare; calculate staffing levels and productivity standards for health information functions; and calculate health information departmental record supplies such as storage units for budget recommendations. Students will receive hands-on experience with statistical software. Contact 3 hours.