Health information management professionals have a variety of job titles and work in different settings. They often serve in bridge roles, connecting clinical, operational and administrative functions. These professionals affect the quality of patient information and patient care at every touch point in the healthcare delivery cycle. Having skilled HIMT professionals on staff ensures an organization has the right information on hand when and where it is needed while maintaining the highest standards of data integrity, confidentiality and security. Graduates of the program have started their careers in hospitals, long-term care facilities, physician and provider offices and outpatient clinics and health information software companies.
|2015 Median Pay||$37,110 per year|
|Number of Jobs 2014 - 2024||71,200|
* Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook
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