Both degrees are now available online or on-campus!
OPTION 1: The Associate of Occupational Science in Health Information Management: Medical Coding takes 16 months to complete. This program provides excellent career training in the essentials of Health Information Management and Medical Coding, including Information and Communication technologies, Health IT Systems and Data Content, Healthcare Professionalism, Anatomy and Physiology, Coding, Medical Law and Ethics, Medical Terminology, and Reimbursement Methodologies. Learning these skills is fundamental to finding work in the medical field.
This degree allows graduates to accurately file verifying codes from diagnosis, procedures, treatments and surgeries, and then code-match pre-certified codes prior to surgery and radiological testing.
OPTION 2: The Associate of Occupational Science in Health Information Management with a concentration in Health Information Technology is a comprehensive degree program that prepares Health Information Technicians for work in most every medical environment. Duties in this field can include protecting the security of medical records, processing patient documents, and managing healthcare information systems.
Associate Degrees in Health Information Management Technologies