Health Information Technology is offered entirely online.
Median Salary: $38,040
Job Growth Outlook 2016-26: 13%
The median annual wage for career opportunities from this program with an associate degree, according to the US Department of Labor and Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Healthcare + Technology = Jobs
Changing federal requirements are transforming the way medical records are maintained. The result is the implementation of a nationwide electronic healthcare system.
What does this mean to you? All medical records and billing information must now be tracked following a standardized computer system. With an Associate of Applied Science (AAS) degree in Health Information Technologies, you’ll be ready to meet these federal regulations.
You will be very valuable in any healthcare setting or eventually work from home — and you can complete your degree entirely online.
Who does well in it?
People who are:
What would you do?
maintain medical records
billing and coding
Innovation + Training = Potential
This innovative training combines billing, coding and records retention skills required to work in almost any healthcare setting.
It takes records retention skills to the next level. Your credentials will give you solid potential for advancement to management positions in any organization that uses patient data or health information.
Your training will be in compliance with pending federal regulations and consistent with medical, administrative, ethical, legal and regulatory requirements of the healthcare system.
Where would you work?
hospitals and labs
specialty physician offices