Bunker Hill Community College

Bunker Hill Community College

Medical Information Management Option

Associate in Science Professional Studies - Business Administration

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

OIM-200 Introduction to Physicians’ Billing
3

Milestone courses should be taken in the order shown.

Pre/co-requisite: NHP-180

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-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

CIT-118 Principles of Internet & Information Security
3

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

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

OIM-115 Administrative Technology and Procedures
3

Milestone courses should be taken in the order shown.

Pre/co requisites: OIM-103 and CIT-110

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 27, 2020

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.