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The bachelor's and master's degree programs at The College of St. Scholastica are accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM).
Undergraduate Health Information Management
Managing health records and health information systems
The undergraduate Health Information Management program is housed in the Department of Health Informatics and Information Management. It provides students with professional knowledge necessary to assume management responsibility for health records and health information systems in a variety of health related settings, including hospitals, clinics, long-term care settings, consulting firms, government agencies, insurance companies and software vendors. It is ideal for the person who likes the healthcare environment but does not want direct patient contact.
A student graduating with a major in Health Information Management from The College of St. Scholastica is well prepared to assume an entry level position in this professional field. Specifically, program outcomes are designed to assure that graduates of the program will be prepared to demonstrate:
- Requisite professional knowledge, skills and competencies fundamental to the health information management profession
- Self directed learning skills using a variety of resources and technology
- Critical thinking and systems thinking skills
- Effective communication skills
- Personal attitudes and attributes critical to professional leadership
Formats and locations
The B.S. in Health Information Management is offered in a traditional, on-campus format at our main Duluth campus and in an accelerated format online.
Graduates are eligible to sit for the AHIMA national registration examination. Passing this examination entitles one to use the designation RHIA (Registered Health Information Administrator) after his/her name.
More information for . . .
Ryan H. Sandefer, MA, CPHIT
The College of St. Scholastica
School of Health Sciences
1200 Kenwood Avenue
Duluth, MN 55811
Phone: (218) 625 - 4931
2nd Annual LaTour/Eichenwald Forum
5:30 p.m. | June 3, 2013
The College of St. Scholastica campus
Free and open to the public. Registration requested.
Keynote speaker: Patty T. Sheridan, MBA, RHIA, FAHIMA
Patty T. Sheridan, MBA, RHIA, FAHIMA, (ex-officio - President/Chair, AHIMA Board of Directors) will provide the keynote address at this year's LaTour Eichenwald Forum on HIM Leadership and Innovation.
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