The Health Information Management program is designed to develop the skills and knowledge needed to secure jobs in today’s rapidly changing medical field. This includes medical terminology, medical ethics, medical office procedures, medical coding and electronic health records.
Through the Health Information Management program students will receive training to assist in successfully completing nationally recognized certifications in the field of study. Students will have the opportunity for on-the-job externships that provide essential real-world training and on-the-job experience for successful career placement. CPR certification is included within the training program.
|Time Commitment||Full Time|
|Typical Program Length||12 Months|
401 Morgan Street
Brownsville, TN 38012
2468 Technology Center Dr.
Jackson, TN 38301
Compile, process, and maintain medical records of hospital and clinic patients in a manner consistent with medical, administrative, ethical, legal, and regulatory requirements of the healthcare system. Classify medical and healthcare concepts, including diagnosis, procedures, medical services, and equipment, into the healthcare industry's numerical coding system. Includes medical coders.
Bright Outlook: Yes
Currently employed in the area: Not Available
Current job openings per year: Not Available