Summer Quarter is Online. Starts June 29.

TCC staff and faculty are here to help you remotely. Campus buildings are closed. 

Health Information Technology (HIT)

 

HIT Admission for Fall 2020

Students interested in joining the Health Information Technology (HIT) associate degree program should contact Jonathan Eastabrooks at jeastabrooks@tacomacc.edu. Please include any applicable unofficial transcripts and we will develop a plan to have you take any remaining pre-reqs during the Summer so that you can begin on time in the Fall. Remember that you must have the equivalents to the four pre-reqs completed PRIOR to beginning the program in the Fall. If eligible, Jonathan will provide conditional permission codes to help you enroll for the program while you are either finishing your remaining pre-reqs or getting official transcripts submitted to the college for evaluation. Registration opens on Tuesday, May 12th for currently enrolled students and on Monday, May 18th for open enrollment (non-TCC students).


 

Launch Your Health Career at TCC

There are a variety of ways to work in the health care industry. TCC is fortunate to offer a number of educational programs in Health Sciences that might be of interest. In order to assist prospective students in fully understanding their training options, we encourage your review of the electronic version of our Health Careers Program Overview Information Session.

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Health Science Program Overview – Narrative (PDF)

After watching the online version of our information session, please join us via Zoom Lobby for an upcoming question/answer opportunity. Please note: You will be admitted to the conversation in the order you arrive. Please consider joining us anytime within the scheduled hour. You are also welcome to contact our Advising office with specific questions at 253-566-6091 or advising@tacomacc.edu.


We apologize for the technical difficulties which precluded our ability to offer the Q/A session scheduled for June 25th, and are offering a 4 pm session on Monday, June 29th. Please join us, if your schedule allows, by either clicking the link below or calling in.

Topic: Health Science Q/A Session (make-up)
Time:
June 29, 2020, 4 pm Pacific Time (US and Canada)

Join Zoom Meeting
https://zoom.us/j/92634014274?pwd=ejMyV3FGc1o4TC9DL3dHa3JRNkpvZz09

Meeting ID: 926 3401 4274
Password: 042433
One tap mobile: +12532158782 US (Tacoma)

Zoom Lobby Sessions 

Date

Time

Zoom Link

Wednesday, July 8 6 – 7 pm click here to join the zoom session
Thursday, July 23 4 – 5 pm click here to join the zoom session
Wednesday, August 5 6 – 7 pm click here to join the zoom session
Thursday, August 20 4 – 5 pm click here to join the zoom session
Wednesday, September 2 6 – 7 pm click here to join the zoom session

Thursday Meetings:

https://zoom.us/j/96259634434?pwd=cW1od3dPZk1hWitXRUgvWDBDQmdUQT09
Meeting ID: 962 5963 4434
Password: 097695

 

Wednesday Meetings:

https://zoom.us/j/95847910053?pwd=NlpWcjRsR3N2RTZkMkFWcFBFem5idz09
Meeting ID: 958 4791 0053
Password: 712312

 

Health Information Technology (HIT) is a rapidly growing and evolving field with strong demand for skilled professionals. TCC’s nationally accredited HIT associate degree program is among the leading programs in Washington State. We provide a combination of medical and business knowledge that prepares graduates for successful administrative careers in hospitals, clinics, physician practices, skilled nursing facilities and state and federal health agencies.

The TCC HIT program offers several options, including one degree program and three certificate programs. All programs are offered in a full online learning format. Students are required to have frequent, reliable internet access. For those new to online learning or wanting more online expertise, we suggest taking the 2-credit TCC course OLL 101 (Online Learning 101).

 To learn more about Health Information Technology

 

Career Options

Research jobs and careers for this area of study.

Contact Us

PROGRAM CHAIR

Jonathan Eastabrooks, MBA, RHIA


jeastabrooks@tacomacc.edu

253-566-5228

Our Faculty

 

Dona AubreyFor last names A-L:

Dona Aubrey, BS, RHIT

Professor

Jonathan EastabrooksFor last names M-Z:

Jonathan Eastabrooks, RHIA, MBA

Program Chair

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