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Accredited Colleges Offering Healthcare Informatics Degrees

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Information technology is revolutionizing every aspect of society, and healthcare is no exception. In fact, healthcare is a sector that can uniquely benefit from the accurate and comprehensive aggregation of information. A number of healthcare information systems workers are employed in an effort to use IT to manage administrative aspects of healthcare. Health information managers combine an understanding of business and IT to implement functional medical records and information systems in healthcare offices. They direct the daily activities of health information technicians. Health information technicians are the professionals who manage individual health records on a daily basis; they update records with new information, store records, and produce records at the doctor’s request. Medical billing and coding specialists use the information in medical records to bill insurance companies and ensure that the healthcare facility is reimbursed for its services.

An associate degree in healthcare information systems is appropriate for positions as a health information technician, billing and coding specialist, or other healthcare information support worker. Those interested in becoming health information managers will need to pursue a bachelor’s or master’s degree in health administration, healthcare information systems, business administration, or another pertinent area. While not required, professional credentials are widely regarded in this field and can help one secure a job.

A large increase in the demand for healthcare services is predicted for the 2008-2018 period, as the elderly population in the United States balloons. Because of this, health information technicians and managers should have very good job opportunities in the coming years. The average annual health information technician salary ranges from $24,000-39,000; health information managers earn $62,000-104,000.

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Accredited Colleges Offering Healthcare Informatics Degrees
Partner Colleges Annual Tuition Recommend Rate
Partner Colleges
Ashford University $10,632 - $13,400 67% (660 reviews)
146 Programs, 2 in Healthcare Informatics (view all)
Campuses: Online
  • BS/Health Information Management
  • MS/Health Informatics and Analytics
Purdue University Global $11,581 - $16,246 34% (104 reviews)
176 Programs, 4 in Healthcare Informatics (view all)
Campuses: Online
  • BS in Health Information Management
  • Health Information Management
  • Master of Health Informatics
  • Master of Health Information Management
Southern New Hampshire University Online $11,520 61% (324 reviews)
286 Programs, 5 in Healthcare Informatics (view all)
Campuses: Online
  • BS Health Information Management
  • International MBA - Healthcare Informatics
  • MBA in Healthcare Informatics
  • MS in Health Information Management
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Campuses: Lakewood, Puyallup
$4,197 100% (4 reviews)
Campuses: Puyallup
$4,245 67% (3 reviews)
Campuses: Grants Pass
$5,172 91% (11 reviews)
Campuses: Seattle
$6,070 72% (627 reviews)
Campuses: Dearborn
$6,470 100% (1 review)
Campuses: Lenexa
$6,540 49% (70 reviews)
Campuses: Lenexa
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Campuses: Orange Beach
$6,600 81% (164 reviews)
Campuses: Chesterfield
$6,860 Add Review
Campuses: Flint
$6,968 100% (1 review)
Campuses: Davenport
$7,104 100% (1 review)
Campuses: New York
$8,050 100% (1 review)
Campuses: Coeur d'Alene
$8,426 50% (2 reviews)
Campuses: Portland
$8,840 67% (6 reviews)
Campuses: Butte
$8,974 Add Review
Campuses: Harrisburg
$9,225 100% (2 reviews)
Campuses: Cypress
$9,240 74% (69 reviews)
Campuses: Great Falls
$9,819 100% (1 review)
Campuses: Gresham
$10,031 Add Review
Campuses: Eugene
$10,068 100% (3 reviews)
Campuses: Baltimore
$10,340 100% (2 reviews)
Campuses: Albany
$10,538 Add Review
Campuses: Lynchburg
$10,654 Add Review
Campuses: Wausau, Green Bay, Appleton
$10,935 46% (81 reviews)
Campuses: Cary, Fayetteville, Greenville, Raleigh, <span class='has-tip' title='... Wilmington, Jacksonville'>...
$10,800 - $11,740 33% (3 reviews)
Campuses: Manchester
$11,520 61% (324 reviews)
Campuses: Lynchburg
$11,700 60% (273 reviews)
Campuses: Salem, McMinnville, Brooks, Dallas, <span class='has-tip' title='... Woodburn'>...
$11,790 100% (3 reviews)
Campuses: Online
$10,632 - $13,400 67% (660 reviews)
Campuses: Madison
$12,077 100% (4 reviews)

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