If you are looking to work in one of the fastest growing fields in the United States, then the online University of Wisconsin Bachelor of Science in Health Information Management and Technology (HIMT) program is for you!
Bringing together the expertise of the University of Wisconsin-Extension and four University of Wisconsin campuses—UW-Green Bay, UW-Parkside, and UW-Stevens Point, with additional instruction offered by UW-La Crosse—this new bachelor's degree completion program gives you the skills and competencies you need to be competitive in today's workforce, making it possible to attend school and have a family life at the same time.
Health information management professionals maintain, collect, and analyze the data that doctors, nurses, and other healthcare providers rely on to deliver quality healthcare. They are experts in managing patient health information, administering computer information systems, and coding diagnoses and procedures for healthcare services provided to patients.
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the employment of medical records and health information technicians is expected to grow much faster than the average for all occupations through 2018.
Contact us today to find out how you can be part of this growing trend.
The online Bachelor of Science in Health Information Management and Technology is a partnership between UW–Extension, UW-La Crosse, and three other UW campuses.
The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Bachelor of Science in Health Information Management and Technology program is in candidacy status, pending accreditation review by the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM). Accreditation by CAHIIM is a mechanism for assuring academic quality in higher education.