Associate of Applied Science in Health Information Management
Lord Fairfax Community College

Program Details

The online Associate of Applied Science in Health Information Management is available from Lord Fairfax Community College.  This degree is designed for individuals who want to work in the health field without working directly in patient care.  Students learn about the management of systems to collect, interpret, and analyze patient data and to communicate information related to the research, planning, provision, and evaluation of everyday operations in health care services.  You will also gain skills to manage positions related to the functions. 

The curriculum includes instruction in:

  • Administrative management
  • Medical coding
  • Medical administrative technology
  • General education

Requirements

  • High school graduate or 18 years or older
  • Placement test may be required

Special Accreditation

Commission on Accreditation of Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM)

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges