Health Information Technology

The healthcare industry is ever evolving. With the adoption of electronic medical records, telemedicine and the International Classification of Diseases, Tenth Edition (ICD-10) migration, there is demand for those with skills in both information technology and the healthcare field. The certificate in Health Information Technology aims to provide competence in patient informatics and the use of evidence based medicine, electronic prescribing, and telemedicine as tools to improve patient health and medical systems operations.  Students will understand the use of business intelligence and analytics in data rich organizations and obtain the ability to develop and apply business intelligence and analytics solutions to various types of decision problems.

(CIP 51.2706)