Medical Information Technology

Medical Information Technology - A.A.S. Degree
Michelle Boller, Director

The Medical Information Technology program provides three options for students with the flexibility of choosing a career in health information coding specialty, medical administrative assisting or medical reception certificate. The course of study includes general as well as administrative duties of a medical facility. These duties involve scheduling appointments, interacting with patients, submitting patient insurance claims using current coding procedures, and maintaining medical and financial records. Additionally, students are exposed to the principles of medical ethics and medical legal issues facing health providers. All Students in the Medical Information Technology degree options acquire work-related skills through internship experiences. Students successfully completing this program are awarded the Associate of Applied Science degree.