Health Information Management Bachelor of Science Degree

Make your mark in the medical world with a Health Information Management degree

The Sullivan University Bachelor of Science in Health Information Management (HIM) program provides you with the opportunity to be part of an exciting, challenging career. Health information management professionals work directly with other health care professionals by managing health care information, health information systems, electronic health records, reimbursement and other health information management functions. The Sullivan curriculum includes topics such as health information management, ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS coding of diagnoses and procedures, legal and ethical aspects of health records, data quality management, and health information technology. The HIM program culminates with a directed practicum, which provides you with practical experience in HIM.
Locations Where One Can Enroll:
Degrees Offered

Associate of Science Degree

Bachelor of Science Degree

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Program can be completed entirely online.

 

REQUIREMENTS FOR THE BACHELOR OF SCIENCE DEGREE IN HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT

186 Credit Hours

Length: 36 months

Time length for program completion will vary depending upon the number of courses taken per term, developmental courses when required, transfer credit accepted, lack of continuous enrollment, etc.

Course Title Credit Hours
Associate Degree Credit 103
COM 214 Public Speaking
4
ENG 102 Composition II
4
HIM 320 Clinical Classification Systems Management
5
HIM 330 Healthcare Statistics and Research
4
HIM 340 Healthcare Reimbursement II
4
HIM 360 Legal Aspects of Healthcare Information III
4
HIM 370 Health Information Management II
4
HIM 420 Healthcare Information Systems
4
HIM 430 Healthcare Information Technology IV
4
HIM 440 Applied Pathophysiology and Pharmacology
5
HIM 450 Applied Healthcare Management
4
HIM 480 Health Information Management Project
5
HIM 490 Health Information Management Practicum
8
HST 274 American Government
4
MTH 201 College Algebra
5
MGT 114 Business Organization and Management
4
MGT 274 Basic Supervision
4
MGT 304 Principles of Management
4
PHL 464 Ethics
4
Total Credit Hours
186

*Courses subject to change.