Health Information Specialist Certificate
The College of Westchester

Program Details

The College of Westchester offers the online Health Information Specialist Certificate. Health Information professionals work to procure, analyze, and protect patient data using electronic health record technology. These highly trained professionals worked with the latest technologies in healthcare data management working in organizations from private physician offices to large hospital complexes. 

Sample of Program Courses:

  • Administrative Medical Practices
  • Medical Information Management
  • Healthcare Law and Ethics
  • Medical Terminology
  • Medical Billing

Students will learn to code inpatient and outpatient healthcare services using ICD 10-CM, PCS, and CPT coding systems, and will be prepared to attempt a Professional Coding exam.

Requirements

  • A high school diploma or GED is required.

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Geographic Restrictions

Not authorized for residents of Massachusetts, California, and Puerto Rico.