Health Information Management Technician One Year Technical Certificate
Sinclair Community College

Program Details

Sinclair Community College offers the online Health Information Management Technician One Year Technical Certificate. This certificate prepares students to work in a medical office setting. This certificate will focus on preparing students for an entry-level office position in a medical facility where basic electronic health record technology, medical terminology, medicolegal principles and revenue-cycle principles are utilized. 

Career opportunities in the following health care settings:

  • long-term care HIM position
  • patient-registration clerk
  • healthcare record scanner
  • healthcare facilities clerk
  • record clerk
  • receptionist

Learning Pace

Institution-Paced

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

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

School Accreditation & Licensing

Sinclair Community College is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Admission Tests

ACCUPLACER, ACT/SAT, COMPASS, Placement Test

Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score

Additional Info

  • Applicants must take the Sinclair placement test or submit ACCUPLACER, ACT, SAT, ALEKS, or Compass (Math) scores from within the past two years for placement.