eHIM Certificate

electronic Health Information Management (eHIM) Certificate Program

The e-HIM (electronic-Health Information Management) certificate prepares HIT professionals to participate in healthcare IT teams working on electronic development and/or management of health information. It is offered in collaboration with TCC’s Networking & Cyber Security and Health Information Technology program. This certificate complements the Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT) or Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA) credential. 

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Certificate Information

 
Requirements
Career Options & Costs

 

(47 credits)

Prerequisites

Completion of the Networking & Cyber Security degree program or completion of Health Information Technology degree program, or Program Chair permission and completion of CU 105 (or CU 102 and CU 103), ENGL& 101, and BUS 110 with a minimum grade of C for each class.

Number Title Credits
BUS 102
(or HIT 242)
Customer Service (or Leadership & Management I) 2 (5)
CU 105 Word I, Excel I 5
CU 108 Outlook 2
CU 110 Access I 2
CU 203 Excel II 3
CU 210 Access II 3
HIT 110 Healthcare Delivery Systems 5
HIT 125 Health Data Structure, Content, and Standards 5
HIT 130 (or HIT 105) Medical Terminology I (or Comprehensive Medical Terminology) 3 (5)
HIT 126 Health Information Technologies 5
IT 230 Introduction to Project Management 2
IT 246 Data Modeling & Database Implementation 5
IT 274 Network Security Fundamentals 5

 

Program costs and employment outlook provided by Gainful Employment initiative - eHIMCosts

Contact Us

Sergio Hernandez, Program Chair

shernandez@tacomacc.edu

253-566-5179