Academic Programs

Health Information Technology

Certificate
Program Description
Sioux City Campus
Also Offered Completely Online

This certificate program provides students the opportunity to create, collect, manage, retrieve, and access medical records using an electronic records system. Students will use software to create/edit patient demographic and provider files used in an ambulatory care setting. Medical Records and Health Information Technicians organize and manage health information data by ensuring its quality, accuracy, accessibility, and security in both paper and electronic systems. They use various classification systems to code and categorize patient information for reimbursement purposes, for databases and registries, and to maintain patients’ medical and treatment histories. 

Required Classes

SDV 108 The College Experience.............................................. 1
BIO 163 Essentials of Anatomy and Physiology....................... 4
CSC 110 Introduction to Computers......................................... 3
HSC 114 Medical Terminology................................................... 3
MAP 123 Administrative Medical Office Procedures.................. 3
HIT 301 Electronic Health Records.......................................... 3

Program Total............................................................ 17

Contacts

Carmen Monk, BS, CMA, AAMA, Ext 1487 Room A146 carmen.monk@witcc.edu
Rexann Smith, RN, MSN, RMA, Ext 1209 Room L314 rexann.smith@witcc.edu
Mary Mohni, Ext 1844 Room L314 mary.mohni@witcc.edu
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Visit at 4647 Stone Avenue, Sioux City, Iowa 51106
4647 Stone Avenue
Sioux City, Iowa 51106
Call 800.349.4649 or 712.274.6400
800.352.4649
712.274.6400
Email info@witcc.edu
info@witcc.edu