Health Information Management

ACHIEVE A NEW CAREER IN AS FEW AS 15 MONTHS

Do you aspire to a career using the latest technology to manage and protect healthcare records and other sensitive medical data? Concorde’s Health Information Management program can prepare you to enter the exciting world of healthcare.

Impact your community through your work

With the aid of Concorde’s health information management degree program, you can learn to serve your community through a career protecting confidential healthcare records, and maintaining this critical information resource to enhance communication between providers and patients.

Career outlook

Health information management jobs are projected to grow at a higher-than-average rate of 22%. This field is forecasted to continue its growth as the aging population continues to grow and experience increased healthcare and medical needs. The health information management salary in 2012 was $34,160; however, this varies depending on region.* 
*Source: BLS.gov

Financial aid

Concorde is committed to helping you succeed in your future, and this commitment means helping you navigate the financial aid process. Financial aid is available to those who qualify, and scholarship programs also are available for those who qualify.

Join our family

If you’ve been searching for health information management schools, your search ends at Concorde. Request information, or call Concorde Career College at 1-800-693-7010. Be a part of the Concorde class – a better class of learning.

Classroom-to-career skills training

  • Electronic Health Record concepts
  • Privacy and security of health information
  • Anatomy and physiology for ICD-10 coding
  • Management coding practice
  • Effective communication and leadership skills

Where can a health information manager work?

Health information managers can work in a variety of settings, including:

  • Hospitals
  • Physicians’ practices
  • Outpatient care centers
  • Skilled nursing facilities
  • Research institutes

Accreditation

Accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC), a nationally recognized accrediting agency.

*Memphis campus is accredited by the Council on Occupational Education (COE).

*The Online Health Information Management program is in Candidacy Status, pending accreditation review by the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM)

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the difference between health information management and health information technician?

Health information management is the management of health information, and a health information technician is the role that emphasizes this data management as its primary function. 

How long is the Health Information Management program?

Concorde’s health information management program can be completed in as few as 15 months, but this varies on location.

When does the Health Information Management program start?

Click here, or call 1-800-693-7010 to find out when a program starts at a campus location near you.

What is the health information management career outlook?

According to BLS.gov, this job field is expected to grow at a higher-than-average rate of 22% through 2022.

Why should I become a health information manager?

You can join an exciting, challenging and growing employment field where professional satisfaction can be high as you support the healthcare of others through protection, management and organization of healthcare records.

Does Concorde have online health information management programs?

Yes, Concorde does offer online HIM programs through the Kansas City campus location.

Does Concorde offer health information management externships?

No, Concorde does not offer externship opportunities in this area at this time, but we do incorporate real-world training experiences in our programs.

How much is tuition for Concorde’s Health Information Management programs?

For program-specific tuition information, please see our program disclosures, or call 1-800-693-7010.