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Legal Aspects of Health Information Technology

HIM
1012
<p>This course is an introductory look into the legal aspects associated with the medical industry. The student will encounter the legal system in the United States, tort law, HIPAA rules, security threats, access to information, release of information, disclosure laws, risk management and quality improvement, and workplace law.</p>
Credits: 
2.00
Class Hours: 
30.00
Prerequisite(s): 
HSC 2531, BSC 1020, ENC 1101, CGS 1100.
Course Type: 
Health Information Management