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Beginner Level
Approx. 6 hours to complete
English

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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1

Week 1

1 hour to complete

Healthcare Data

1 hour to complete
5 videos (Total 26 min)
5 videos
Common Data Types in Healthcare, Part II7m
Demographic Data in Healthcare3m
Data in Healthcare: Diagnoses and Medications6m
Behind the Scenes: Healthcare Data De-identification4m
1 practice exercise
Module 1 Practice Quiz30m
Week
2

Week 2

2 hours to complete

Healthcare Data Security and Privacy

2 hours to complete
5 videos (Total 18 min), 5 readings, 1 quiz
5 videos
Covered Entities3m
Protected Health Information3m
Behind the Scenes: HIPAA Privacy Rule1m
Security Breaches in Healthcare4m
5 readings
HIPAA10m
Covered Entities and Business Associates10m
Protected Health Information (Definition)10m
Sharing Health Information with Family and Friends (Optional10m
Summary of the HIPAA Privacy Rule (Optional)10m
1 practice exercise
Module 2 Practice Quiz30m
Week
3

Week 3

1 hour to complete

Encryption and Cloud Computing

1 hour to complete
5 videos (Total 44 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
5 videos
Encryption I10m
Encryption II10m
Cloud Computing in Healthcare I9m
Cloud Computing in Healthcare II7m
1 reading
What is Encryption?10m
1 practice exercise
Module 3 Practice Quiz30m
Week
4

Week 4

2 hours to complete

Healthcare Laws and Compliance

2 hours to complete
5 videos (Total 23 min), 2 readings, 2 quizzes
5 videos
Joint Commission2m
Quality and Health IT6m
Quality Measures2m
Conclusion and Farewell7m
2 readings
Roadmap for New Physicians: Fraud and Abuse Laws10m
Types of Healthcare Quality Measures10m
2 practice exercises
Module 4 Practice Quiz30m
End of Course Quiz30m

About the Healthcare IT Support Specialization

Healthcare IT Support

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