Health Information Management

Health Information Management

Health Records Technology student

Health Information Management (HIM) is a diverse yet evolving field that incorporates medicine, management, finance, information technology, and law into one dynamic career path. Lane Community College’s AAS Health Information Management (HIM) program prepares graduates to manage paper and electronic medical records, collect, aggregate, analyze, summarize, and disseminate individual and aggregate clinical data.

The Associate Degree Health Information Management Program is in Candidacy Status, pending accreditation review by the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM)

Employment Outlook

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, health information management jobs are expected to increase by 22% from 2012-2022 nation-wide. This is estimated to be at least 40,000 more jobs in this career field.