Indiana University offers the online Bachelor of Science in Health Information Management. This profession plays a critical role in maintaining, collecting, interpreting, analyzing, and protecting data that health care providers rely on to conduct research and to deliver quality care. They are experts in coding and classification systems, management of patient health information, and administration of computer information systems. These professionals interact with clinical, financial, administrative, information technology and legal staff to interpret data for patient care, research, statistical reporting, planning, and database content development.
Graduates of this program are highly sought-after experts in both the private and public health care environments, with job titles such as:
Health information director
Physician practice manager
Data security administrator
Patient privacy expert
Health data analyst
Clinical coding specialist
This degree is awarded by Purdue University at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI). IUPUI is administered by Indiana University.
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM)
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