Patient Information Management is becoming an integral part of managing the patient care process. Doctors' offices, hospitals, pharmaceutical companies, and many other healthcare organizations are investing in personnel that can manage the delicate and confidential nature of patient information.
With specializations in Phlebotomy and Long-term Care, Patient Information Management allows candidates to customize their paths.
The Phlebotomy track is focused on bachelor-level clinical skills that candidates begin in Medical Assisting.
The Long-term Care track is focused on managing the administration of long-term care and gerontology facilities.
Whether this is an extension of your Associate degree in Medical Assisting or Health Services Information Technology, it is the next step in providing additional opportunities for advancement in administrative or clinical healthcare positions!
Professional courses include Health Information Management, Health Statistics, Medical Records, Law and Ethics, Information Technology and Security, as well as courses in Laboratory Procedures and Pharmacology.
Our comprehensive externship program will connect you with an approved practicum site working with medical records and related technology applications to gain the real world experience you need to jumpstart your career!
According to data published by the U.S. Department of Labor in the Occupational Outlook Handbook, employment of medical and health service managers is expected to increase by 16 percent through 2016.
Plaza College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE).
Plaza College is accredited by the Commission on Higher Education of the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, an institutional accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education and the Commission on Recognition of Postsecondary Accreditation.