Certificate in Health Informatics & Health Information Management

Developed in partnership with the UW Department of Health Services, School of Public Health and accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education

Certificates » Health Informatics & Health Information Management
Program Features
  • Completion of a formal capstone project for a health care organization
  • Eligibility to sit for a national certifying exam to become a Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA)
  • Choice to complete certificate in one or two years
Who Should Apply
  • Individuals with at least a bachelor's degree who wish to work with health informatics and health information management, health data systems and emerging electronic health record systems
Examine the use of technology in the secure collection and maintenance of personal health data. Improve the delivery of health care with the latest methods and technologies for the collection, organization, use and evaluation of health care information. Understand legal, regulatory and compliance issues, and study finance management. Develop health care management and leadership skills. Learn about quality assurance and research methods within health care settings.
Key Outcome
You will have the specialized skills to effectively manage health information and electronic health records in health care settings.
Sections
Start Location Program ID Status
Summer 2015  Details Details UW Seattle 4961
Course Dates Days Instructor
Legal Concepts for Health Fields (HIHIM 470) Jun 22 - Aug 21, 2015 Th TBD
Organizational Theory in Health Facilities and Healthcare Delivery (HIHIM 450) Jun 22 - Aug 21, 2015 Tu TBD
Disease Concepts for Managers (HIHIM 409) Jun 22 - Aug 21, 2015 Tu, Th TBD
Foundations for the Healthcare Vocabulary and Code Systems (HIHIM 407) Jun 22 - Aug 21, 2015 W TBD
Finance Concepts for Health Care Managers (HIHIM 454) Sep 30 - Dec 18, 2015 Tu, Th TBD
Healthcare Coding, Vocabulary and Revenue Cycle Management (HIHIM 412) Sep 30 - Dec 18, 2015 Tu, Th TBD
Introduction to Health Care Systems and Health Data Systems (HIHIM 410) Sep 30 - Dec 16, 2015 M, W TBD
Management Concepts for Health Information Management Applications (HIHIM 408) Sep 30 - Dec 16, 2015 M TBD
Problem Solving and Decision Making in Health Information Management (HIHIM 480) Jan 4 - Mar 18, 2016 Tu, Th TBD
Management Project I (HIHIM 460) Jan 4 - Mar 18, 2016 Tu TBD
Health Care Computer Systems and Electronic Health Records (HIHIM 420) Jan 4 - Mar 18, 2016 M, W TBD
Healthcare Code Systems and Revenue Cycle Management (HIHIM 413) Jan 4 - Mar 18, 2016 W TBD
Management Project II Capstone (HIHIM 462) (Section A) Mar 28 - Jun 10, 2016 Tu TBD
Management Project II Capstone (HIHIM 462) (Section B) Mar 28 - Jun 10, 2016 Tu TBD
Quality Assurance and Research in Health Care (HIHIM 456) Mar 28 - Jun 10, 2016 M, W TBD
Professionalism and Leadership (HIHIM 455) (Section A) Mar 28 - Jun 10, 2016 Tu, Th TBD
Professionalism and Leadership (HIHIM 455) (Section B) Mar 28 - Jun 10, 2016 Tu, Th TBD
Health Information Systems Analysis (HIHIM 421) Mar 28 - Jun 10, 2016 M, W TBD
Summer 2014  Details Details UW Seattle 4603 Closed
Course Dates Days Instructor
Organizational Theory in Health Facilities and Healthcare Delivery (HIHIM 450) Jun 23 - Aug 22, 2014 Tu TBD
Legal Concepts for Health Fields (HIHIM 470) Jun 23 - Aug 22, 2014 Th TBD
Disease Concepts for Managers (HIHIM 409) Jun 24 - Aug 19, 2014 Tu, Th TBD
Foundations for the Healthcare Vocabulary and Code Systems (HIHIM 407) Jun 25 - Aug 20, 2014 W TBD
Management Concepts for Health Information Management Applications (HIHIM 408) Sep 24 - Dec 12, 2014 M TBD
Introduction to Health Care Systems and Health Data Systems (HIHIM 410) Sep 24 - Dec 12, 2014 M, W TBD
Healthcare Coding, Vocabulary and Revenue Cycle Management (HIHIM 412) Sep 25 - Dec 11, 2014 Tu, Th TBD
Finance Concepts for Health Care Managers (HIHIM 454) Sep 25 - Dec 11, 2014 Tu, Th TBD
Healthcare Code Systems and Revenue Cycle Management (HIHIM 413) Jan 5 - Mar 20, 2015 W TBD
Health Care Computer Systems and Electronic Health Records (HIHIM 420) Jan 5 - Mar 20, 2015 M, W TBD
Management Project I (HIHIM 460) Jan 5 - Mar 20, 2015 Th TBD
Problem Solving and Decision Making in Health Information Management (HIHIM 480) Jan 5 - Mar 20, 2015 Tu, Th TBD
Health Information Systems Analysis (HIHIM 421) Mar 30 - Jun 12, 2015 M, W TBD
Professionalism and Leadership (HIHIM 455) (Section A) Mar 30 - Jun 12, 2015 Tu, Th TBD
Professionalism and Leadership (HIHIM 455) (Section B) Mar 30 - Jun 12, 2015 Tu, Th TBD
Quality Assurance and Research in Health Care (HIHIM 456) Mar 30 - Jun 12, 2015 M, W TBD
Management Project II Capstone (HIHIM 462) (Section A) Mar 30 - Jun 12, 2015 Tu TBD
Management Project II Capstone (HIHIM 462) (Section B) Mar 30 - Jun 12, 2015 Tu TBD