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Certified Health Technology Specialist Implementation Support Specialist Credential

Credit Recommendations 

  • HCA 101: Healthcare Systems and Administration (3 credits, lower division level)
  • HIM 200: Health Information Systems (3 credits, lower division level)
  • HIM 300: Medical Vocabularies and Classification Systems (3 credits, upper division level)
  • HIM 320: Electronic Health Records and Health Information Exchange (3 credits, upper division level)
  • ITE 102: Introduction to Computer Science (3 credits, lower division level)

Effective Dates 

July 2013 through December 2015

Issuing Agency

American Health Information Management Association

Applying for the Credit

If your credential was issued or valid during the validity period, or effective dates, for the credit recommendation, then you're eligible to apply for the credit. 

  • Consult with your Academic Advisor regarding the applicability of the credit to your degree plan.
  • Contact the PLA Office or the Registrar to apply for the credit. 

About the Review

This review was funded by the Connecticut Health & Life Sciences Career Initiative (HLSCI), a Trade Adjustment Assistance Community College and Career Training grant, as implemented by the U.S. Department of Labor. HLSCI is an equal opportunity program. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities.