Be on the leading edge of today's health care environment. Implement and use IT communications to promote success in health care reform. Managing and protecting personal health information has never been more important.
HIA professionals work in a growing diversification of settings in addition to the traditional hospital environment. They may be employed as:
Bachelor of Science in Health Information Administration (BS-HIA)
Our graduates are eligible to sit for the AHIMA national registration examination. Passing this examination entitles one to use the designation Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA) after their name. The RHIA credential is recognized by employers throughout the continuum of health care. Our graduates' first-time pass rates on the Registered Health Information Administration examination is 84 percent, well above the national average of 76 percent.
For more information about program accreditation, please contact the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education, located at 223 N. Michigan Ave., Suite 2150, Chicago, Ill., 60601. www.cahiim.org