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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
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Ashford University $10,632 - $13,400 68% (643 reviews)
138 Programs, 2 in Healthcare Informatics (view all)
Campuses: Online
  • BA/Health and Human Services - Health Care Informatics Systems Specialization
  • BS/Health Information Management
Purdue University Global $11,581 - $16,246 38% (58 reviews)
170 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 63% (284 reviews)
285 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: Findlay
$33,320 67% (3 reviews)
Campuses: Chicago
$26,560 100% (29 reviews)
Campuses: Iowa City
$30,609 96% (22 reviews)
Campuses: Lawrence
$26,592 91% (33 reviews)
Campuses: Boston
$32,985 86% (7 reviews)
Campuses: Coral Gables
$48,484 100% (15 reviews)
Campuses: Ann Arbor
$47,476 98% (64 reviews)
Campuses: Jackson
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Campuses: Columbia
$26,506 100% (35 reviews)
Campuses: Missoula
$24,943 91% (11 reviews)
Campuses: Biddeford
$36,530 88% (8 reviews)
Campuses: Chapel Hill
$34,588 95% (41 reviews)
Campuses: Charlotte
$20,266 89% (35 reviews)
Campuses: Jacksonville
$20,798 90% (20 reviews)
Campuses: Rochester
$52,020 87% (15 reviews)
Campuses: Leavenworth
$27,720 Add Review
Campuses: San Diego
$47,708 90% (10 reviews)
Campuses: Scranton
$43,310 80% (5 reviews)
Campuses: Mobile
$15,324 79% (14 reviews)
Campuses: Columbia
$31,962 93% (30 reviews)
Campuses: Tampa
$17,324 94% (62 reviews)
Campuses: Evansville
$18,626 100% (8 reviews)
Campuses: Houston
$29,814 100% (1 review)
Campuses: Salt Lake City
$28,127 100% (40 reviews)
Campuses: Seattle
$35,538 97% (108 reviews)
Campuses: Milwaukee
$20,844 80% (40 reviews)
Campuses: Gallatin
$16,109 Add Review
Campuses: Minneapolis
Not Provided 49% (483 reviews)
Campuses: Seattle
$6,070 74% (588 reviews)
Campuses: Bowling Green
$25,512 100% (11 reviews)

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