Health Information Management, B.Sc. | Part time online | State University of New York Polytechnic Institute | United States
48 months
Duration
17830 USD/year
17830 USD/year
7070 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

Health Information Management (HIM) is the practice of acquiring, analyzing, and protecting digital and traditional medical information vital to providing quality patient care. This program is offered at the State University of New York Polytechnic Institute.

Overview

Health information management professionals work in a variety of different settings and have various job titles. They often serve in bridge roles, connecting clinical, operational, and administrative functions.

These professionals affect the quality of patient information and patient care at every touch point in the healthcare delivery cycle. Having skilled HIM professionals on staff ensures an organization has the right information on hand when and where it is needed while maintaining the highest standards of data integrity, confidentiality, and security.

Features

Graduates of the Health Information Management program at the State University of New York Polytechnic Institute and students in their last semester are eligible to sit for the registered health information administrator (RHIA) examination of the American Health Information Management Association.

Accreditation

The program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM).

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Inpatient Coding and Classification
  • Outpatient Coding and Classification
  • Legal Aspects of Health Information
  • Management for the Health Professions
  • Non-hospital Health Information Management Systems
  • Systems for the Evaluation and Improvement of Health Care Systems
  • Epidemiology
  • Research in Health Information Management
  • Health Care Management/Medical Information Systems
  • Electronic Health Records
  • Healthcare Reimbursement
  • Health Information Services Management

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Credits

124 SCH

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Required

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Other requirements

General requirements

    • SUNY Application or Common Application
    • Official high school transcript(s)
    • SAT or ACT scores (optional)
    • Copy of your passport biography page
    • Two to three letters of recommendation (from a teacher and/or counselor)

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    17830 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8915 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    17830 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8915 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • In-State

    7070 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3535 USD per semester during 48 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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