CompTIA Healthcare IT Technician Series!

Overview: The CompTIA Healthcare IT Technician certification ensures IT professionals have the knowledge and skills needed to succeed in installing, managing and troubleshooting IT systems in medical and clinical settings. Healthcare IT technicians are essential in maintaining a high quality of care to patients in hospitals nationwide

Certification Details

CompTIA Healthcare IT Technician covers a wide range of medical terminology. Also covered are health data requirements and standards, clinical classification and coding systems, as well database security and management practices required for electronic health records systems. The CompTIA Healthcare IT Professional certification is U.S. specific and targets IT professionals working in the healthcare world.

Series Taught By: James White

Available CEUs for Course Series Completion: 9
Students can earn up to 9 CEUs for fully completing this course series. This information will be displayed on the certificate of completion. Learn More

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Course Modules

(Duration: 33m)

  1. Workbook (Pdf)
  2. Topic A: Core Concepts in Healthcare IT
  3. Healthcare IT Concerns vs. Traditional IT
  4. PHI
  5. Types of Health Records
  6. EMR and EHR
  7. HIPAA
  8. Topic B: EMR/EHR Issues
  9. Key Features and Uses of EHR
  10. Benefits of EHR
  11. Other EHR Effects on Medical Stakeholders
  12. PHRs
  13. Stakeholder Requirements to Consider
  14. Topic C: Regulations, Standards, and Stakeholders
  15. Federal Organizational Stakeholders
  16. Medicare
  17. Parts of Medicare
  18. Medicaid
  19. Private Health Insurers
  20. Laws and Regulations
  21. Meaningful Use
  22. The Meaningful Use Process
  23. Components of Meaningful Use
  24. Stages of Meaningful Use
  25. Eligible Providers
  26. Covered Entities
  27. Topic D: HIPAA Controls and Compliance
  28. Medical Record Controls
  29. HIPAA Compliance
  30. HIPAA Security and Privacy Rules
  31. ROI Requirements
  32. Permissions Within Healthcare IT
  33. Lesson 01 Review
  34. Review Quiz (Number of attempts allowed: Unlimited)

(Duration: 40m)

  1. Workbook (Pdf)
  2. Topic A: Healthcare Organizations
  3. Types of Hospitals
  4. Other Types of Healthcare Organizations
  5. Inpatient Treatment
  6. Outpatient Treatment
  7. General Departments in Healthcare Organizations
  8. Specialized Departments in Healthcare Organizations
  9. Basic Medical Workflow
  10. IT-Based Enhancements to Medical Workflow
  11. Topic B: Medical Terminology, Equipment, and Software
  12. Medical Terminology
  13. Trauma Center Levels
  14. Controlled Substance Levels
  15. Types of Medical Equipment
  16. Medical Office Equipment
  17. Types of Medical Software
  18. Topic C: Medical Coding and Billing
  19. Medical Coding
  20. CPT
  21. ICD-10
  23. NDC ID
  24. E/M Codes
  25. Medical Billing
  26. EMR/EHR Outbound Communication
  27. ROI Departments
  28. Billing Clearinghouse
  29. Topic D: Medical Computer Interfaces
  30. Medical Interfaces
  31. HL7
  32. Standard Components of HL7
  33. CCR
  34. CCD
  35. PACS e-Prescribing
  36. Medication Reconciliation
  37. The Medication Reconciliation Process
  38. Bedside Medication Verification
  39. The Bedside Medication Verification Process
  40. Allergy Interactions
  41. Formulary Checking
  42. Lesson 02 Review
  43. Review Quiz (Number of attempts allowed: Unlimited)

(Duration: 43m)

  1. Workbook (Pdf)
  2. Topic A: Roles and Responsibilities
  3. Information Sensitivity and Clearance
  4. Break Glass Access
  5. Medical Personnel
  6. Medical Office Staff and Business Personnel
  7. IT and Other Technical Roles
  8. Business Associates, Contractors, and Third Parties
  9. Working Within a Medical Team
  10. Topic B: Manage Communication and Ethics Issues
  11. Communication Skills
  12. Technical Communication Methods
  13. Professional Conduct
  14. Adapting to Varying Medical Environments
  15. Common Medical Environments
  16. Manage Communication & Ethics Issues
  17. Topic C: Legal Best Practices, Requirements, and Documentation
  18. Record Keeping and Documentation
  19. Time of Storage
  20. Important Medical Records
  21. Working with PHI
  22. Disposal of PHI
  23. Liability
  24. A Liability Waiver
  25. A BAA
  26. Third-Party Interactions
  27. Topic D: Medical Document Imaging
  28. Document Imaging
  29. Image File Types
  30. OCR
  31. The EMR/EHR Scanning Process
  32. Topic E: Sanitation Management
  33. When to Use Sanitation Techniques
  34. Proper Sanitation Techniques
  35. IT Equipment Sanitation
  36. Lesson 03 Review
  37. Review Quiz (Number of attempts allowed: Unlimited)

(Duration: 1h 32m)

  1. Workbook (Pdf)
  2. Topic A: Computing Essentials
  3. Essential Components of Computers
  4. Operating Systems
  5. Human Interface Devices
  6. A Medical Record Application
  7. Documentation
  8. Topic B: Networking
  9. Network Protocols
  10. Demo- Assigning TCP/IP Addresses
  11. Network Devices
  12. Network Cable Types
  13. Distributing IP Addresses
  14. DHCP Address Distribution
  15. Common Network Models
  16. Types of Networks
  17. Command Line Tools for Networking
  18. Demo- Ping
  19. Demo- Ipconfig
  20. Demo- Tracert
  21. Topic C: Manage Servers and Software
  22. Programming Languages
  23. APIs
  24. Types of Servers
  25. An ISP
  26. Cloud Computing
  27. Virtualization
  28. Server Load and Utilization
  29. How to Manage Server & Software
  30. Demo- Event Viewer
  31. Demo- Baselines
  32. Topic D: Hardware Support
  33. Physical Interfaces and Connection Types
  34. Imaging Devices
  35. Mobile Devices
  36. Portable Storage Devices
  37. Supporting Mobile Devices
  38. WAP Basic Configuration Settings
  39. Router Installation and Configuration Settings
  40. Firewall Installation and Configuration Considerations
  41. Lesson 04 Review
  42. Review Quiz (Number of attempts allowed: Unlimited)

(Duration: 1h 29m)

  1. Workbook (Pdf)
  2. Topic A: Set Up a Workstation
  3. Necessary Equipment
  4. Optional Equipment
  5. Software
  6. How to Set Up a Workstation
  7. Topic B: Troubleshoot Basic IT Issues
  8. Troubleshooting Network Issues
  9. Troubleshooting Computer and Accessory Hardware Issues
  10. Troubleshooting Portable Computers
  11. Troubleshooting Software Problems
  12. Topic C: Troubleshoot Medical IT Issues
  13. Identifying Support Resources
  14. Escalating Support Issues
  15. Integrating Medical Technology with Traditional IT Systems
  16. Troubleshooting Medical Devices
  17. Troubleshooting HL7 Problems
  18. Troubleshooting e
  19. -Prescriptions
  20. Troubleshooting Billing Software Issues
  21. Troubleshooting Lab Orders and Results
  22. How to Troubleshoot Medical IT Issues
  23. Topic D: Implementation of an EMR/EHR System
  24. EMR/EHR Implementation Goals
  25. The EMR Project Lifecycle
  26. Project Management Principles
  27. EMR Hosting Options
  28. EMR/EHR Clients
  29. Structured Data
  30. Environment Size Considerations
  31. Funding
  32. The Software Vendor Selection Process
  33. EMR/EHR Hardware Considerations
  34. Secondary Software Dependencies
  35. Interoperability with Legacy Systems
  36. Implementation Strategies
  37. The Implementation Process
  38. Timing and Scheduling of Rollout Events
  39. Topic E: Change Control
  40. Why Control Change?
  41. Change Control Environments
  42. Change Control Considerations
  43. Lesson 05 Review
  44. Review Quiz (Number of attempts allowed: Unlimited)

(Duration: 1h 29m)

  1. Workbook (Pdf)
  2. Topic A: Manage Physical and Logical Security
  3. Physical vs. Logical Security
  4. Common Security Risks
  5. Physical Access Controls
  6. Physical Security Threats and Vulnerabilities
  7. Types of Physical Access Controls
  8. Physical Security Considerations
  9. Logical Access Controls
  10. Security Users and Groups
  11. Permissions
  12. Encryption
  13. Uses for Encryption
  14. Removable Media Considerations
  15. Types of Malicious Software
  16. Types of Network Attacks
  17. How to Manage Physical and Logical Security
  18. Topic B: Implement Security Best Practices and Threat Mitigation Techniques
  19. Threat Prevention Methods
  20. Protecting Against Social Engineering
  21. Social Engineering Awareness
  22. Strong Passwords
  23. Communicating Passwords
  24. How to Implement Security Best Practices and Threat Mitigation Techniques
  25. Topic C: Manage Remote Access
  26. Remote Access
  27. Remote Access Protocols
  28. A VPN
  29. Advantages and Disadvantages of Remote Access
  30. How to Manage Remote Access
  31. Topic D: Manage Wireless Security
  32. Wireless Security
  33. Wireless Security Protocols
  34. Wireless Threats and Vulnerabilities
  35. Best Practices for Wireless Networks
  36. How to Manage Wireless Security
  37. Topic E: Perform Backups and Disaster Recovery
  38. DRP
  39. Backup Uses
  40. Backup Types
  41. Backup Storage
  42. Secure Backup Transfer Methods
  43. How to Plan for Disaster Recovery
  44. Lesson 06 Review
  45. Review Quiz (Number of attempts allowed: Unlimited)
This course includes
  • about 6.27 hours on-demand video
  • 6 downloadable Pdf Workbooks
  • Unlimited time access (During Membership)
  • Access on mobile and Desktop
  • Certificate of Completion

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