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HIT:214Calculating and Reporting Healthcare Statistics3

This course focuses on the management of medical data for statistical purposes to include descriptive statistics such as means, frequencies, ranges, percentiles and standard deviations. Knowledge-based research techniques are explored. Vital statistics, registries and national guidelines regarding human subject research are examined along with Institutional Review Board (IRB) processes. Communication skills and techniques for the workplace are emphasized throughout the course. Prerequisites: HIT 102, HIT 103, HIT 106, HIT 107, MTH 140 and Reading Proficiency.