CompTIA Healthcare IT Technician Certification Training (HIT-001)

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Learn to integrate healthcare and IT concepts into a healthcare environment while preparing for the CompTIA Healthcare IT Technician certification

CompTIA Healthcare IT Technician Certification Training (HIT-001) covers the knowledge and skills required to implement, deploy, and support healthcare IT systems in U.S. clinical settings. With CompTIA Healthcare IT Technician Certification Training (HIT-001), you will identify essential healthcare and IT concepts and terminology and how to integrate these in your healthcare environment. You will understand regulatory requirements, healthcare terminology/acronyms, and possess a basic understanding of practice workflow while adhering to code of conduct policies and security best practices in order to support Electronic Health Records (EHR) systems in medical facilities.

Duration: 3 days

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• If you are familiar with some aspects of this CompTIA Healthcare IT Technician Certification Training course, we can omit or shorten their discussion.
• We can adjust the emphasis placed on the various topics or build the course around the mix of technologies of interest to you (including technologies other than those included in this outline).
• If your background is nontechnical, we can exclude the more technical topics, include the topics that may be of special interest to you (e.g., as a manager or policy-maker), and present the course in manner understandable to lay audiences.

Audience / Target Group

• Desktop support technician
• Network administrator
• System administrator
• Database administrator
• Individuals looking for opportunities within the healthcare industry or those already in the healthcare industry


After completing this CompTIA Healthcare IT Technician Certification Training (HIT-001) course, attendees will be able to:

• Concepts and terminology that are fundamental to your understanding of the use of IT in a healthcare environment
• Medical environment including its organization, stakeholders, and the most significant technologies
• Leverage core medical concepts to describe the use of IT in the medical workplace
• Essential elements of computing including hardware, software, networking, and change control
• Provide IT support and solve IT problems in the medical workplace
• Integrate security best practices into your daily healthcare IT workflow

Course Content:

1. Healthcare IT Fundamentals

Core Concepts in Healthcare IT
EMR/EHR Issues
Stakeholders, Regulations, and Standards
HIPAA Controls and Compliance

2. The Medical Environment

Healthcare Organizations
Medical Terminology, Equipment, and Software
Medical Coding and Billing
Medical Computer Interfaces

3. Using IT in the Medical Workplace

Roles and Responsibilities
Manage Communication and Ethics Issues
Legal Best Practices, Requirements, and Documentation
Medical Document Imaging
Sanitation Management

4. Healthcare IT Technical Components

Computing Essentials
Manage Servers and Software
Hardware Support

5. Providing Medical IT Support

Set Up a Workstation
Troubleshoot Basic IT Issues
Troubleshoot Medical IT Issues
Implementation of an EMR/EHR System
Change Control

6. Security

Manage Physical and Logical Security
Implement Security Best Practices and Threat Mitigation Techniques
Manage Remote Access
Manage Wireless Security
Perform Backups and Disaster Recovery

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