Introduction to HIM and Medical Terminology
Health information management (HIM) is a diverse profession that incorporates medicine, management, finance, information technology, and regulation and compliance. Medical terminology is the language of medicine that describes the human body and associated components, conditions, and processes. This course illustrates the importance of HIM professionals in various settings and helps you to prepare to code accurately and effectively using the ICD-10-CM/PCS code set with a complete understanding of relevant medical terminology.
You'll Walk Away with
- An understanding of the roles of HIM professionals
- The knowledge to define and correctly utilize medical terminology
- Students interested in a medical coding career
- Those who want an introduction to the field of health information management