Do HIIM applicants need an observation in a health information management department?
No. Observations are no longer required.
Do HIIM prerequisites include biology or zoology?
The only science prerequisites for HIIM are Human Anatomy and Physiology I and II, with labs. Biology and zoology are not required, but may be taken as electives.
When and where can I get an application?
Applications are available online by July 1 of the year preceding enrollment. Application deadlines vary from program to program and are subject to change. All applicants pay a nonrefundable application fee of $25.
For more information, contact the Office of Student Records and Registrar at (601) 984-1080.
What are some other suggested websites to find additional information regarding the health informatics and information management profession?
You may search on the words "health information management," "informatics" or use the suggested websites:
2500 North State Street
Jackson, MS 39216
General Information: 601-984-1000
Patient Appointments: 888-815-2005