Your foundations clinical experience will take place in a health information management department. You will learn the concepts of coding and focus on basic health record procedures including chart assembly and quantitative analysis.

Notes: Students are not permitted to take CLIN161 and CLIN 257 in the same semester. Students must complete CLIN 161 prior to beginning CLIN 257. Students are required to arrange a clinical experience with the aid of the course facilitator, in a Saskatchewan Polytechnic approved workplace. You must have access to a computer with an operating system of Windows XP or higher. High speed internet is necessary. Travel may be required for the clinical placement.

Prerequisites: Health Record Systems (HINF 160) (Concurrent)

60 hours/16 weeks Additional costs: Books and print materials
Start and End DatesFeeLocationCRN
August 30, 2016 - December 16, 2016
Registration deadline: September 2, 2016
Register Online
$795.00Home Study (Print)CRN: 201601-86
October 11, 2016 - February 3, 2017
Registration deadline: October 14, 2016
Registration opens June 1, 2016
$795.00Home Study (Print)CRN: 201602-642
January 24, 2017 - May 12, 2017
Registration deadline: January 27, 2017
Registration opens June 1, 2016
$795.00Home Study (Print)CRN: 201603-707

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