Health Information Management
B.S. Health Information Management
The Health Information Manager is the professional responsible for the management of health information systems within health care facilities and other health related organizations. The health information management administrator is an expert in the world of health record systems. He/she is responsible for obtaining complete health records for use in research; for gathering statistical information on which to base long-range health planning goals; for determining the legitimacy of requests for confidential medical information; for controlling the circulation and integrity of health records, and, as a department head, is responsible for efficiency of the health information department employees in the performance of daily activities.
|Course Requirement Information|
|Required Courses||Credit Hrs||Career Links|
|General Education||43-44 hrs|
|Minimum Hours Required for degree||126-127 hrs|
|Approximately 8 Semesters|
For students who enrolled at SWOSU before Fall 2004, download Course Sequence here.