Academics/Departments | Department of Nursing
Welcome to Health Informatics and Information Management
Are you looking for a career in a high-demand
field with diverse opportunities? Are you interested in healthcare, computers, management, law, and working with other professionals? If so, then consider
Missouri Western's Bachelor of Science in Health Informatics and Information Management.
Changes in healthcare drive demand---HIIM is one of the fastest growing fields in healthcare. With the nation's push towards electronic health records in every care setting; the creation of a national health information exchange network; the analysis and use of the resulting data to drive healthcare policy decisions; and the myriad of laws and regulations that impact health information, it is no wonder that highly skilled and knowledgable professionals are in high demand.
The HIIM program is in Candidacy Status, pending accreditation review by the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM).
Students who started the AAS degree in Health Information Technology at Missouri Western State University will be allowed to complete the degree. Careful planning is underway to make sure all requirements are met in a timely manner. The Associate Degree Program at
Missouri Western is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Health
Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM). http://cahiim.org
STUDENT OUTCOMES FOR ACADEMIC YEAR: 2010-2011
Graduate Placement Rate: 81.25%
Certification Outcomes: Program: 89% AHIMA National Mean Pass Rate: 75%