2021-2022 Catalog and Student Handbook 
    Jul 13, 2024  
2021-2022 Catalog and Student Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Healthcare Documentation Specialist, CA [HDS-CT, 31 Total Credits]

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Important information about the educational debt, earnings, and completion rates of students who attended this program are located at www.csn.edu/gainful-employment.


The Healthcare Documentation Specialist Program prepares students to become a healthcare documentation specialist.  The program provides the basic knowledge, skills and understanding to transcribe clinical dictation and prepare patient documents with accuracy, clarity, consistency and timeliness while applying the professional and ethical conduct practices.  


Academic Map: CA - Healthcare Documentation Specialist 21-22   


Student Learning Outcomes

  1. Demonstrate entry level competencies in medical transcription as published by American Association for Medical Transcription.
  2. Demonstrate skills and abilities necessary to find employment in the field.
  3. Demonstrate knowledge, skills, and entry level competencies needed to gain employment as a medical transcriptionist.

General Education Requirements (3 Credits)

Computation and Human Relation Components

Computation included in HIT 119B.

Human Relations included in HIT 122B.

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