Health Informatics and Information Management


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  • Curriculum

    Junior Year 

    Fall SemesterHours
    HI 309 Topics  in Health Informatics & Information Management3
    HI 315 Health Information Management in Hospitals4
    HI 318 Medical Concepts I3
    HI 326 Human Resource Management                    3    

    Total Fall Semester Hours

     13
    Spring Semester 
    HI 311 Database Applications in HIS4
    HI 319 Medical Concepts II    4
    HI 325 Coding and Classification Systems for Diagnoses        4
    HI 416 Research Design & Statistics for HIIM 3

    Total Spring Semester Hours

        15

    Senior Year  

     
    Summer SemesterHours
    HI 327 Coding and Classification Systems for Procedures3
    HI 329 Health Care Data Structure3
    HI 429 Advanced Privacy, Security, and Legal Issues    3

    Total Summer Semester Hours

    9
    Fall Semester 
    HI 424 Revenue Cycle  and Reimbursement Management3
    HI 425 Health Care System Design & Analysis        4
    HI 428 Quality Management & Performance Improvement  Strategies   3
    HI 483 HIIM Professional Practice Experience2

    Total Fall Semester Hours

    12
    Spring Semester 
    HI 422 Management of Health Information Services    4
    HI 316 Health Informatics & Information Management Across  Health Care Settings3
    HI 426 Affiliation4
    HI 427 Seminar1

    Total Spring Semester Hours

    12

    Proposed 2013-14 curriculum for full-time students

    A full-time student in the Bachelor of Science in Health Informatics and Information Management (BS in HIIM) program would enroll in the courses and sequence outlined above. Part-time enrollment is also an option.