Federal legislation has mandated a nationwide transition to electronic medical records, making Health Information Management (HIM) among the fastest growing careers available. In fact, according to the 2011-12 edition of the Occupational Outlook Handbook of the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the employment of medical records and health information technicians is expected to keep growing faster than the average of all occupations through 2022. Prepare yourself to take on a wide variety of technical, managerial and consultative roles and become an invaluable member of any health care team.
- Degree—Graduates are awarded a Bachelor of Science in Health Information Management and are eligible to sit for the national Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA) credential exam through AHIMA—a credential recognized anywhere in the United States and some international locations without retesting. In addition to the degree, graduates also earn a minor in Health Care Administration.
- 100% Online Option—Flexible, fully online program allows you to log in anytime, day or night, to complete your weekly assignments. No campus visits are required.
- Program Length—The HIM curriculum requires a minimum of 128 semester hours and can be completed in just 24-30 months. Additional core requirements may extend the program beyond two years. Individuals who already possess the Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT) credential are awarded credit for specific coursework within the professional core.
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