Health Information Management professionals are the leaders in acquiring, analyzing and protecting all medical information that drives quality patient care. CCNN offers a Health Information Management program that can be completed in as few as 18 months. Within the program, you will take a course on Health Information Technology.
What Do Health Information Management Professionals Do?
At CCNN, you can gain the knowledge and skills you need for a career in health information management. These skills include managing patients’ medical records, understanding medical terminology, pathophysiology, anatomy and physiology to assist doctors and nurses with daily tasks, overseeing insurance billing and coding processes and computer skills including spreadsheets, word processing systems and accounting software.
The Bureau of Labor Statistics states that employment of medical records and health information technicians is projected to grow 8% from 2019 to 2029, much faster than the average for all occupations. The demand for health services is expected to increase as the population ages.
Health Information Management at CCNN
CCNN offers a Health Information Management program that is designed to develop students’ administrative skills and to provide the knowledge needed for entry-level employment in an inpatient or outpatient medical setting. The program equips students with the necessary information, training and hands-on experience to be an effective Health Information professional.
What You’ll Learn
Examples of courses you will take during this 18 month program include:
- Introduction to Health Information Management
- Anatomy & Pathophysiology 1 & 2
- Quality Assessment in Healthcare and Risk Management
- Health Information Technology
- Medical Office Administration
- Performance Improvement in the Healthcare Setting
- Information Systems and Technology in Healthcare
- International Classification of Diseases
- Billing and Reimbursement Management
- Medical Terminology 1 & 2
Are you ready to pursue a career in the healthcare industry? Contact CCNN at 775.241.4445 for more information on our Health Information Management program.