Bunker Hill Community College

Bunker Hill Community College

Medical Information Management Option

Associate in Science Professional Studies - Computer Information Technology

This curriculum map contains the new General Education Requirements and applies ONLY to students entering the program beginning fall 2019. Current students should log in to BHCC Self-Service to review their specific program requirements or contact LifeMap/Advising for more information. Prospective students should go to bhcc.edu/admissions and contact an admissions counselor.
Semester 1 Credits Milestone GenEd Note Pre-req
OIM-103 MS Word
3

Milestone courses should be taken in the order shown.

OIM-103 is a pre-requisite or co-requisite to the program, which should be taken prior to or during the first semester.  An exemption exam is available through the Center for Self-Directed Learning (H-165) for students who type 40 words per minute or more with accuracy and know MS Word and document format.

OIM-105 Skills for the Administrative Success
3

Satisfies the Learning Community Requirement

Prerequisite: ENG-095 and ESL-098 or RDG-095 or placement; Pre/co-requisite of OIM-103

CIT-110 Applications/Concepts
3

Milestone courses should be taken in the order shown.

Prerequisites: ESL-098 or RDG-095 or placement

NHP-180 Medical Terminology
3

Milestone courses should be taken in the order shown.

OIM-132 Administrative Business Communications I
3

Prerequisite: ENG-095 or placement

Total Credits:
Semester 2 Credits Milestone GenEd Note Pre-req
OIM-106 Records and Information Management
3

Milestone courses should be taken in the order shown.

Pre/co-requisite: CIT-110 or CIT-133

OIM-112 MS Word II
3

Milestone courses should be taken in the order shown.

Prerequisites: OIM-103 and CIT-110 or Chair approval

ENG-111 College Writing I
3

This course meets the General Education requirement for Academic Discourse.

(Formerly Area 1)

Prerequisites: ENG-095 and ESL-098 or RDG-095 or placement

CIT-118 Principles of Internet & Information Security
3

Prerequisite: CIT-110 or CIT-113 or CIT-120 or Chair approval

OIM-190 Medical Information Management
3

Milestone courses should be taken in the order shown.

Pre/Co-requisite: OIM-103

Total Credits:
Semester 3 Credits Milestone GenEd Note Pre-req
OIM-200 Introduction to Physicians’ Billing
3

Milestone courses should be taken in the order shown.

Pre/co-requisite: NHP-180

OIM-232 Administrative Business Communications II
3

Milestone courses should be taken in the order shown.

This course must be taken during the fall semester prior to enrolling OIM-299 and requires Chair approval.

Prerequisite: OIM-130 or OIM-132 and Pre/co-requisite OIM-106 and OIM-112 and OIM-115 or Chair approval

OIM-115 Administrative Technology and Procedures
3

Milestone courses should be taken in the order shown.

Pre/co-requisite: OIM-103 and CIT-110 and ENG-112

ENG-112 College Writing II
3

This course meets the General Education requirement for Research Writing.

(Formerly Area 1)

Prerequisite: ENG-111

CIT-128 Database Design
CIT-250 Collaboration, Communication and Integration
3

Prerequisite: CIT-110 or CIT-113 or CIT-120 or Chair approval

Prerequisite: CIT-110 or CIT-113 or Chair approval

Total Credits:
Semester 4 Credits Milestone GenEd Note Pre-req
OIM-299 Office and Information Management Internship
3

Milestone courses should be taken in the order shown.

The internship involves 150 hours within a medical office. With prior approval from the OIM coordinator, students with a minimum of one year in a medical administrative position complete a portfolio in place of the internship.

Prerequisites: OIM-232 and Chair approval

GenEd-CCC Community & Cultural Contexts
3

This course meets the General Education requirement for Community & Cultural Contexts.

(Formerly Areas 2 and 3)

PSY-107 is recommended

GenEd-QPS Quantitative Problem Solving
3-4

This course meets the General Education requirement for Quantitative Problem Solving.

(Formerly Area 4)

Choose one MAT course from Quantitative Problem Solving Menu.

Prerequisites: MAT-097 or MAT-098 or placement

GenEd-E General Education Elective
3

This course meets the General Education requirement for General Education Elective.

Choose a course from the General Education Scientific Reasoning, Community/Cultural Contexts, Creative Work or Elective Menus.

GenEd-SR Scientific Reasoning
4

This course meets the General Education requirement for Scientific Reasoning.

(Formerly Area 5)

Choose one course from Scientific Reasoning Menu

GenEd-CW Creative Work
3

This course meets the General Education requirement for Creative Work.

(Formerly Area 6)

Choose one course from Creative Work Menu

Total Credits:
Last Modified Date: April 25, 2019

Upon Completion of this Concentration Graduates will be able to:

  • Demonstrate proficiency in computer operations and software applications unique to a medical setting.
  • Demonstrate proficiency in understanding and using medical terminology.
  • Use the complete range of Microsoft applications effectively and efficiently.
  • Demonstrate proficiency in medical office operations and communication media

Career Outlook

Graduates of this option qualify for job opportunities in physicians’ and dentists’ offices, clinics, HMOs, community health agencies, long-term care facilities, and hospitals. Students also qualify for jobs in large corporations that provide on-site health services, engage in medical research, or produce medical products. Graduates qualify for entry-level positions such as medical receptionists, medical records management specialists, medical office managers, patient service representatives, and medical administrative assistants. Students also may qualify for at-home opportunities as medical transcriptionists.