Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)

Community College of Allegheny County

Course Description

MDR-206 - Legal Aspects of Health Information (2 credits)
Prerequisite(s): PREREQUISITES: MDR100
This course presents a comprehensive study of the legal aspects of health records and health information. Topics include an introduction to the fundamentals of law and the U.S. legal system; health information laws and regulations; confidentiality, privacy and security concepts; release of information policies and procedures; and ethical issues in health information management. This course requires a per credit health career fee; Check the tuition and fee schedule for the current rate.

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