The Health Informatics and Health Information Management Program prepares individuals for a
career in health information management and is accredited by the
Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Health Information Management Education.
HIHIM provides both undergraduate and graduate study. Undergraduate stdents may earn the Bachelor of Science degree or the Post-Baccalaureate Certificate for prospects who have already earned a bachelors level degree or higher. The Masters of Health Informatics and Health Information Management (MHIHIM) degree is designed for mid-career professionals.
Students enrolled in the program acquire a sound background in:
- Health data systems
- Organizational theory
- Computer systems in health care
- Health information systems analysis
- Management theory and application
- Quality assurance theory and application
- Finance and legal issues