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Health Information Management

Training Program

Credential(s) Offered

Associate's degree

Method of Delivery

Hybrid or blended

When offered

Daytime Hours, Evening Hours

Instructional Program (CIP)

Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician. 510707

Description

NWACC's Health Information Management (HIM) program prepares you to perform as an entry-level technician. Duties include organizing and managing health information data by ensuring its quality, accuracy, accessibility and security in both paper and electronic systems.


HIM is a two-year associate degree program that integrates medical science, coding systems, computer technology and health care management.

Details

Hours

66

Entrance Requirements

High School Diploma or Equivalent

School

NORTHWEST Arkansas Community College (NWACC)

WIOA Approved Program

Yes

Training Location(s)

Bentonville

Local WIB

5025 - Northwest

Name of Credential

AAS in Health Information Management

Type of financial aid offered or have access to

Pell, Scholarship, loans

Refund Policy

Tuition and fee refunds will be issued to eligible students who drop their classes by the drop deadline, been dropped from a class, or a class has been canceled. See the Academic Calendar for the drop deadline for the current semester. 

Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?

Yes - CAHIIM

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?

No

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?

No

Cost Items

Books (Estimated)

$1,200.00

Testing/Exam Fees

$200.00

Graduation Fees

$200.00

In-State/District Tuition

$5,000.00 Bentonville and Rogers school districts

Out-of-State/District Tuition

$10,000.00

Registration Fee

$100.00

Total In-State Program Cost

$6,700.00

Total Out-of-State Program Cost

$11,700.00

Demand Occupation(s)

29-2072.00Medical Records Specialists
$15.00 per hour

Provider Status

Approved

Address

One College Drive, Bentonville, Arkansas 72712

Phone Number

(479) 619-4325

Last Updated

Feb 09, 2022

Created

Sep 16, 2020

Renewal

Feb 09, 2023