The Health Information Technology degree will prepare students for careers in management of health information, securing systems and information, troubleshooting hardware, operating systems, and network components, hospital administration. This degree is part of a 2 + 2 with Miami University (Regional) Health Information Technology bachelors. Note: This program requires an approved ATS application. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org to complete the process. When applying for admission to Sinclair, select the Associate of Arts (LA.S.AA) degree. Upon your ATS application being approved, you will be moved into this program of study.
Medical records and health information technicians, commonly referred to as health information technicians, organize and manage health information data. They ensure its quality, accuracy, accessibility, and security in both paper and electronic systems. They use various classification systems to code and categorize patient information for insurance reimbursement purposes, for databases and registries, and to maintain patients’ medical and treatment histories. The median annual wage for health information technicians was $34,160 in May 2012. Employment of health information technicians is projected to grow 22 percent from 2012 to 2022, much faster than the average for all occupations, especially as the demand for digital medical records increases. The demand for health services is also expected to increase as the population ages increases.
Formal articulation agreements with other colleges and universities indicate how Sinclair programs and courses will transfer to other institutions.
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