Health Information Management

Health Services

Our program

Our experienced faculty will teach you the skills to —

  • Use health records to abstract, collect and analyze data
  • Apply current technology and basic assessment tools to manage and maintain health information
  • Apply the principles of professional ethics and diversity to medical-legal matters, including confidentiality, medical records management, release of information, patient rights, workplace rights, informed consents and electronic information in the health care facility
  • Use the specific skills associated practices such as medical coding, medical reimbursement, health records management or health information management
  • Apply advanced theoretical concepts of management to the health service organization
  • Identify the characteristics of major health care systems to manage the health care environment
  • Apply skills in leadership, motivation and team building in health care settings

Getting started

The first step is to fill out the student advising worksheet.
2014-2015 Health Services Management AAS advising worksheet

For more information, e-mail or call 503.589.7848