Certificate in Health Informatics
Lamar Institute of Technology

Program Details

The online Certificate in Health Informatics prepares students for employment as entry level Health Informatics personnel or to provide supplemental training for persons previously or currently employed in related health record occupations.  The curriculum teaches the fundamentals of healthcare informatics by focusing on the resources, devices, and methods used to acquire, store, retrieve, and utilize electronic health records.  Courses include legal and ethical aspects of health information, health care delivery systems, computers in health care, medical terminology, and coding and insurance.

% Online

100% Online

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Recommended GPA

2.25 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score, Criminal Background Check

Additional Info

  • Students are expected to fulfil a 24-hr volunteer requirement within a health information department.