CMBM - Healthcare Information Technology


 The program culminates with the most pervasive topic in healthcare today – the knowledge needed to successfully adopt, utilize and integrate technology into a medical office. This module educates participants on the different software programs needed to run every aspect of a medical practice as well as understanding how to choose an electronic medical records’ program.

Program Details

  • Format: Wednesday
  • Dates: Jun. 19 – Aug. 28, 2019
  • Time: 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
  • Hours: 30 Hours/ 3.0 CEUs
  • Sessions: 10
  • Location: Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton Campus
  • Fee: $1,100.00/ $850.00
    (with proof of BCMA, DCMA or PBCMS membership)

Topics include

  • Introduction to Hardware, Software & Telecommunications, Web-Based Applications and Personal Health Records for the medical office
  • New technologies affecting health care
  • Strategic Information Systems Planning including Selection, Acquisition, and Implementation of Software
  • Practice Management and Electronic Health Record Software Concepts
  • Security of health care information system
  • How HIPAA effects the medical office information system
  • Impact of federal efforts to foster information technology in the medical offices

Instructional Method and Format

  • Four-module, instructor-led program
  • Instructors are all industry professionals who have had extensive experience within medical practices and medical office environments.
  • Traditional, live classroom instruction
  • Computer-based exercises and real-time simulation of software applications (Module IV only)
  • Includes a combination of lectures, interactive discussions, and practical exercises
  • Participants share current office experience and challenges, lessons learned and best practices in the class discussions

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CMBM - Healthcare Information Technology

Contact Us

Robert Munoz
Program Coordinator

phone: (561) 297-2571
map: BU (86) 203