TECHNICAL PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATION (6). Supervised 240 hours (8 weeks) of technical activity at an approved healthcare facility practice site where the student focuses on applying theory from the ASU Health Information Management (HIM). Technical activities/assignments include an emphasis on: filing and retrieval, registration processes, assembly/analysis of paper/electronic health records; privacy/confidentiality and release of information (ROI) policies and procedures; security, storage and retention of the health records; and HIM departmental systems analysis and work flow, organization/functions; and the paper/electronic form designs. Prerequisite: ENG
328, HIM 321.