Health Information Management

Health information Management is the principles and practices involved in organizing, tracking, and maintaining electronic and manual health information which are vital to providing high quality patient care. HIM combines the disciplines of health sciences, management, finance, information technology, and law. Along with the advances and innovations taking place around the world in all disciplines especially in the field of information necessitates the need for highly qualified personnel in the area of health information management.

Why to study HIM!

HIM is a growing profession where skilled workers are highly demanded. Studying HIM prepares students for an important career in an extensive job market, and our curriculum also prepares students to be a leader in Health information Management and Health Informatics

Job opportunities

For HIM graduate

HIM specialty allows great career opportunities in several sections at different health settings such as medical

Record department, quality improvement, risk management, research and medical Insurance companies

HIM Program Vision

 HIM Program Vision is to be a leader in preparing highly qualified professionals who are able to navigate and lead coming changes in healthcare at regional, national and international level

HIM Program Mission

 The Mission of HIM Program is consistent with the mission statement and goals of SCNAHS. HIM Program Mission is to prepare confident, innovative and skilled professionals who can identify and use a variety of information resources and technologies in order to accomplish the objectives of diverse practice environments.

HIM Program Values

Leadership

  • Excellence
  • Integrity
  • Diversity
  • Competence
  • Quality and continues improvement
  • Life-long learning
  • Innovation and technology
  • Responsive to the change in health care market