Health IT Certificates

Short-term, Online Certificate Programs

CAHIMS – (Certified Associate in Healthcare Information and Management Systems) Preparation Certificate

This certificate program is designed for students who have prior education or experience in IT or in healthcare and serves as a career pathway into health IT careers. It offers an overview of healthcare, health information technology, and health information management systems. The curriculum is aligned to the new CAHIMS certification  administered by HIMSS (Health Information Management Systems Society).

“Those who sit for the [CAHIMS] exam and pass it will become armed with a valuable credential, qualifying them to facilitate and improve the quality of health IT and business management systems across the healthcare setting.” HIMSS CAHIMS website
  • Instructor-led, online program
  • 15-credits, 165 hours
  • $625 per class, $1875 total cost, est.
  • Online learner support
  • Career services and job search assistance provided
  • Multiple start dates:
    • Fall: September 22, 2014
    • Winter: January 5, 2015
    • Spring: April 6, 2015
  • Course List and Learning Outcomes
  • How to Apply

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Healthcare Data Analyst Certificate – Continuing Education

This certificate certificate focuses on the tools and strategies that support clinical, financial, operational and quality analytics applications in healthcare settings. The curriculum covers three main areas: an overview of the healthcare environment and its specific regulations, standards and trends; a hands-on examination of analytical tools and processes including data analysis and visualization; and a survey of analytics application to healthcare through case studies and scenarios with a discussion of future directions in this rapidly evolving environment. The program is ideal for those with experience or training in business intelligence or database-related fields.

    • $1950 program cost – Price reflects 50% discount offered for 2014-2015, made possible through federal grant funding. NOTE: Payment in full is due upon registration
    • 227 hours – Continuing Education
    • Instructor-led online program
    • Online learner support
    • Career services and job search assistance
    • Program Information
    • Options for completing in 9 months or 12 months
    • Start Dates:
      • September 22, 2014 – December 5, 2014
      • January 5, 2015 – March 20, 2015
      • April 6, 2015 – June 12, 2015

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Healthcare Data Analytics Certificate

Ideal for those with experience in database administration, analytics, or healthcare. This certificate is designed for healthcare and/or IT professionals who will be involved in analyzing, interpreting and/or reporting clinical, financial, operational and/or regulatory data.

        • September 22, 2014 – December 5, 2014
        • January 5, 2015 – March 20, 2015
        • April 6, 2015 – June 12, 2015

Call 425.564.3331 for more information!