HEALTH INFORMATICS & INFORMATION MANAGEMENT

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baxterHelen Baxter

 

HIT Program Director/ Professional Practice Coordinator
Department of Health Informatics and Information Management
M.A., Louisiana Tech University (Human Relations and Supervision; General Counseling) 
B.S., Louisiana Tech University (Medical Record Administration) 
Adviser of Health Information Management Students for Professional Practice
Office: Wyly Tower 1120
Phone: 318-257-3205;
Fax: 318-257-4896
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Courses Taught:

HIM 278/478: Professional Practice
HIM 110: Introduction to Health Information Management
Lab applications in Health Information Management
Introductory courses and labs in health  information services and supervisory management. (HIIM 120) 
           
Research Interests: Best practices in HIM
 
Selected Grants:
Carl Perkins Undergraduate Grant Funding
 
Academic Honors: 
University Senate President 1999-2000

Outstanding Teacher,·College of Applied and Natural Sciences, 1997

Outstanding Teacher, College of Life Sciences 1993,1995

Jan FullerJan Fuller

 

Associate Professor
MBA, RHIA, CPHIMS, FAHIMA
Department of Health Informatics and Information Management
B.S., Medical Record Administration, Louisiana Tech University, 1984
MBA, Louisiana Tech University, 1992
Certificate of Health Informatics,
College of St. Scholastica, 2006
AHIMA Approved ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS Trainer, 2010 – present
Office: Wyly Tower 1118
Phone: 318-257-2854
Fax: 318-257-4896
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Courses Taught:

HIM 103: Medical Terminology
HIM 207: Coding and Classifying Diseases and Procedures
HIM 251: Classification of Procedures
HIM 252: Classification Systems and Nonemclature use
HIM 312: Healthcare Data Content & Structure
HIM 238: Advanced Clinical Classification Systems
HIM 503: Medical Vocabularies and Classification Systems

 

 

Certifications:
Registered Health Information Administrator, 1985
Certified Professional in Healthcare Information and Management Systems, 2009
 
Service:
Past President, Louisiana Health Information Management Association, 2009 – 2010
AHIMA Practice Council on Clinical Terminology and Classification, 2010 - present
Tenure and Promotion Committee, College of Applied and Natural Sciences, 2009 - present

Board Member, Communications, Louisiana Chapter of Health Information Management Systems Society, 2012 – present

Elected Delegate, Louisiana Health Information Management Association, 2011 – 2013

 
Awards and Honors:
LHIMA disginguished Member 2007
Beta Gamma Signa Honor Society
Fellow, American Health Information Management Association
Outstanding Teacher Award, College of Applied and Natural Sciences, 1994, 2002
Quest for Quality Fellow, 1995-1996