Health Information Management Online Bachelor’s Degree
The health information management online bachelor’s degree provides students with the knowledge and skills required to manage health information processes in a variety of settings, such as hospitals, clinics, insurance companies, government agencies, and in healthcare technology. Through the application of concepts and theories, students will demonstrate skills in record management, leadership, administrative functions, systems and project management, data management and analysis, release of information, and electronic health records and computer applications.
Specializations are available in health data analytics, project management, and healthcare technology. Students are required to complete supervised, real-world practicum experiences in a health information department or other approved setting or organization.
Graduates of the program will:
- Understand software applications, technologies, and information systems related to health information management.
- Utilize clinical documentation standards and revenue management policies and procedures.
- Demonstrate legal and ethical aspects of health information management.
- Leverage leadership and management strategies used in health information management.
Course Listing (180 Credits)
HT1000D Introduction to Health Information Management and Healthcare
HT2117D ICD Coding and Pathophysiology I with Lab
HT2127D ICD Coding and Pathophysiology II with Lab
HT2130D Current Procedural Terminology Coding with Lab
HT2135D Advanced Coding with Lab
HT2200D Health Information Management Systems
HT2210D Healthcare Data Quality and Management
HT2230D Healthcare Reimbursement
HT2240D Health Information Management and Supervision
HT2250D Medical Law and Ethics for Health Information Professionals
HT2500D Health Information Technology Practicum
HIM3000D Health Informatics
HIM3010D Health Systems Analysis and Design
HIM3020D Healthcare Data Security and Compliance
HIM3030D Health Statistics and Research
HIM3040D Clinical Documentation and Decision Support
HIM4010D Information Governance
HIM4020D Project Management for Health Information Management Professionals
HIM4030D Revenue Cycle Management and Reimbursement Systems
HIM4040D Current Issues in Health Information Management
HIM4050D Health Information Management Leadership
HIM4100D Health Information Management Practicum
ME1140 Medical Terminology for Health Professions
AC2760 Financial Accounting for Managers
HA4200D Healthcare Financial Management
Students must complete one Specialty Option area.
HIM4200D Data Standards and Structures
HIM4201D Quantitative and Qualitative Analysis
HIM4202D Data Reporting
HIM4203D Strategic Management and Best Practices
HIM4204D Health Data Analytics Capstone
HIM4300D Project Planning
HIM4301D Project Procurement
HIM4302D Project Implementation
HIM4303D Project Communications and Monitoring
HIM4304D Project Management Capstone
HIM4400D User Requirements and Analysis
HIM4401D Workflow Design
HIM4402D System Integration
HIM4403D Process Management, Usability and Human Factors
HIM4404D Healthcare Technology Capstone
EN1150 Composition I
EN1300 Composition II
EN2100 Speech OR
EN2150 Interpersonal Professional Communication
EN3050 Technical Communications
SC1221 Essentials of Anatomy and Physiology with Lab
SC1224D Advanced Essentials of Anatomy and Physiology with Lab
HU2000 Critical Thinking and Problem Solving
HU3050 Biomedical Ethics
Behavioral/Social Science Electives
MA2000 Quantitative Reasoning
MA3010 Statistics for Health Professions
CS1201 Juggling College, Life, and Career: Set Up for Success!
CS2086 Career Path Planning
Course availability is subject to minimum class size requirements.