Health Information Management
You can earn your Associate of Science degree in Health Information Management from Southwest Florida College. This program can provide you with a strong foundation in healthcare information management. You can learn about privacy, confidentiality, electronic medical records, quality management, human resources, and medical billing and coding.
This program allows you to gain hands-on experience working with our advanced Virtual Lab technology. You can take specialized courses in areas such as ICD-10-CM coding and hospital coding. Our program can equip you with the skills you need to perform in the field of Allied Health or Healthcare.
As a graduate of this Associate degree program, you can be prepared for entry-level positions within the healthcare information management field. You can work in hospitals, physician clinics, ambulatory care settings, insurance offices and other medical facilities.
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics' Occupational Outlook Handbook, employment of medical records and health information technicians is expected to increase by 21 percent through 2020.
This program is offered at our Ft. Myers, Port Charlotte and Tampa locations, and online.
Learn more about the Associate degree program in Health Information Management Contact SWFC today!