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Functions of Health Information Technician

  1. Assist in planning and organizing health information services in health care delivery system
  2. Organize and control health records, under supervision in health and medical establishments.
  3. Collect, store, retrieve and preserve health information
  4. Collate, analyze, present health statistical data under supervision
  5. Participate in planning quality control elevation researches in health care delivery system and other relevant committees in defining standards for health information.
  6. Assists in designing, standardizing and controlling health records forms.
  • 75% class attendance to quality students for any semester examination
  • A should be 40 marks
  • Examination should be 60 marks

Uniform are light brown trousers with white shirt and white lab coat with light brown neck tie with student professional ranking in the shoulders.

  • Absenteeism without any genuine reason for two (2) weeks will lead to
  • Suspension for two (2) to three (3) times will lead to withdrawal
  • Students caught with malpractice that would be treated with school examination rules and regulation
  • Students must write project with topic relating to the profession under the following subject: health information management, clinical coding, computer science, health statistics and management
  • At the end of the ND programmes, school should organize final examinations supervised by the board members

 

Professional Diploma

  • Professional Diploma: is a minimum of five (5) credit including Math, English, Biology, and any other two ( 2 ) c r e d i t f r o m p h y s i c s , c h e m i s t r y, economics/commerce, geography
  • The diploma must complete three SIWES e. Urban Rural and Special posting
  • National examination is organized by the board (HRORBN) and invigilated by external examiners posted by the board
  • Three 3 years training (six (6) semesters)

 

PROFESSIONAL DIPLOMA COURSE OUTLINE

YEAR 1 SEMESTER I

S/N

COURSE CODE

COURSE TITLE

L

T

P

CU

CH

 

1

 

HIT 111

 

Health Information Management 1

 

2

 

0

 

1

 

3

 

3

 

2

 

HIT 112

 

Fundamentals of Medical Practice

 

2

 

0

 

0

 

2

 

2

 

3

 

HIT 113

Communication in Health Information Management

 

2

 

0

 

1

 

3

 

3

 

4

 

HIS 111

Mathematics for Health Information Management

 

2

 

0

 

0

 

2

 

2

 

5

 

HIS 113

 

Human Anatomy and Physiology 1

 

2

 

0

 

1

 

3

 

3

 

6

 

STA 111

 

Descriptive to Statistic

 

2

 

0

 

0

 

2

 

2

 

7

 

COM 111

 

Introduction to Computers

 

2

 

0

 

1

 

3

 

3

 

8

 

GNS 101

 

Use of English 1

 

2

 

0

 

0

 

2

 

2

 

 

 

TOTAL

 

16

 

0

 

4

 

20

 

20

 

 

 

Total hours in the semester

 

 

 

 

 

300

 

YEAR 1 SEMESTER II

S/N

COURSE CODE

COURSE TITLE

L

T

P

CU

CH

 

1

 

HIT 121

Disease Classification and Clinical Coding 1

 

2

 

0

 

1

 

3

 

3

 

2

 

HIT 121

 

Health Planning and Management I

 

2

 

0

 

0

 

2

 

2

 

3

 

HIS 123

 

Introduction to Programming

 

2

 

0

 

1

 

3

 

3

 

4

 

HIS 125

 

Primary Health Care for HIM I

 

1

 

0

 

1

 

2

 

2

 

5

 

HIS 126

 

Descriptive Statistics II

 

2

 

0

 

1

 

3

 

3

 

6

 

EED 126

 

Entrepreneurship

 

1

 

0

 

2

 

3

 

3

 

7

 

HIS 114

 

Operating System

 

2

 

0

 

1

 

3

 

3

 

8

 

GNS 111

 

Citizenship Education

 

2

 

0

 

0

 

2

 

2

 

 

 

TOTAL

 

14

 

0

 

7

 

21

 

21

 

 

 

Total hours in the semester

 

 

 

 

 

315

 

YEAR 2 SEMESTER I

S/N

COURSE CODE

COURSE TITLE

L

T

P

CU

CH

 

1

 

HIT 121

Disease Classification and Clinical Coding 1

 

2

 

0

 

1

 

3

 

3

 

2

 

HIT 121

 

Health Planning and Management I

 

2

 

0

 

0

 

2

 

2

 

3

 

HIS 123

 

Introduction to Programming

 

2

 

0

 

1

 

3

 

3

 

4

 

HIS 125

 

Primary Health Care for HIM I

 

1

 

0

 

1

 

2

 

2

 

5

 

HIS 126

 

Descriptive Statistics II

 

2

 

0

 

1

 

3

 

3

 

6

 

EED 126

 

Entrepreneurship

 

1

 

0

 

2

 

3

 

3

 

7

 

HIS 114

 

Operating System

 

2

 

0

 

1

 

3

 

3

 

8

 

GNS 111

 

Citizenship Education

 

2

 

0

 

0

 

2

 

2

 

 

 

TOTAL

 

14

 

0

 

7

 

21

 

21

 

 

 

Total hours in the semester

 

 

 

 

 

315

 

 

YEAR 2 SEMESTER I

S/N

COURSE CODE

COURSE TITLE

L

T

P

CU

CH

 

1

 

HIT 211

 

Health Information I

 

2

 

0

 

0

 

2

 

2

 

2

 

HIT 211

 

Health Information Management II

 

2

 

0

 

1

 

3

 

3

 

3

 

HIS 213

 

Medical Demography

 

2

 

0

 

1

 

3

 

3

 

4

 

HIT 212

Disease Classification and Clinical Coding II

 

2

 

0

 

1

 

3

 

3

 

5

 

HIT 214

 

Human Anatomy and Physiology II

 

1

 

0

 

2

 

3

 

3

 

6

 

HIT 213

 

Monitoring and Evaluation I

 

2

 

0

 

0

 

2

 

2

 

7

 

HIS 122

 

Statistical Theory for HIM

 

2

 

0

 

1

 

3

 

3

 

8

 

HIS 124

 

Computers Package I

 

1

 

0

 

2

 

3

 

3

 

 

 

TOTAL

 

14

 

0

 

8

 

22

 

22

 

 

 

Total hours in the semester

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

YEAR 2 SEMESTER II

S/N

COURSE CODE

COURSE TITLE

L

T

P

CU

CH

 

1

 

HIT 221

 

Applied General Statistics

 

2

 

0

 

1

 

3

 

3

 

2

 

HIS 221

 

Electronic Health Records I

 

2

 

0

 

1

 

3

 

3

 

3

 

HIT 222

 

Legal & Ethical Aspects of HIM I

 

2

 

0

 

0

 

2

 

2

 

4

 

HIT 223

Data Sharing, Dissemination and Use I

 

1

 

0

 

1

 

2

 

2

 

5

 

HIT 225

 

Hospital Statistic I

 

2

 

0

 

1

 

3

 

3

 

6

 

GNS 102

 

Communication in English I

 

2

 

0

 

0

 

2

 

2

 

7

 

GNS 228

 

Research Methods

 

2

 

0

 

0

 

2

 

2

 

8

 

HIS 222

Research Planning and Management II

 

2

 

0

 

0

 

2

 

2

 

 

 

TOTAL

 

15

 

0

 

4

 

19

 

19

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

YEAR 3 SEMESTER 1

S/N

COURSE CODE

COURSE TITLE

L

T

P

CU

CH

 

1

 

HIS 311

 

Database Management System I

 

2

 

0

 

0

 

2

 

2

 

2

 

GNS 313

 

Introduction to Medical Sociology

 

3

 

0

 

0

 

3

 

3

 

3

 

HIS 312

 

Monitoring and Evaluation II

 

2

 

0

 

1

 

3

 

3

 

4

 

HIT 311

 

Record Documentation Systems

 

2

 

0

 

0

 

2

 

2

 

5

 

HNS 121

 

Citizenship Education II

 

2

 

0

 

0

 

2

 

2

 

6

 

LIS 206

Introduction to Conservation and Preservation

 

3

 

0

 

0

 

3

 

3

 

7

 

HIS 313

 

Introduction Sampling Techniques

 

2

 

0

 

1

 

3

 

3

 

 

 

TOTAL

 

16

 

0

 

2

 

18

 

18

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

270

 

 

YEAR 3 SEMESTER II

S/N

COURSE CODE

COURSE TITLE

L

T

P

CU

CH

 

1

 

HIT 321

Disease Classification and Clinical Coding II

 

1

 

0

 

2

 

3

 

3

 

2

 

HIT 322

 

Health Planning & Management III

 

2

 

0

 

0

 

2

 

2

 

3

 

HIT 323

 

Health Information & Management III

 

2

 

0

 

1

 

3

 

3

 

4

 

HIT 324

 

Independent Study (Project)

 

0

 

0

 

6

 

6

 

6

 

5

 

HIT 325

 

Hospital Statistics II

 

1

 

0

 

2

 

3

 

3

 

6

 

HIS 321

 

Fundamental of Data Analysis

 

1

 

0

 

1

 

2

 

2

 

 

 

TOTAL

 

7

 

0

 

12

 

19

 

19

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

285