As a student in our online Bachelor’s Bachelor in Health Information Management degree program, you will be assigned to a small cohort of your peers led by a faculty member. This learning community allows for ongoing interaction through innovative online communication tools such as discussion boards, weekly chat sessions, wikis and email.
Courses are scheduled in two seven-week periods per semester to allow you to focus your studies on one course at a time, across six consecutive semesters. All content — including multimedia lectures and e-learning tools — is delivered via the course website.
This course focuses on analysis of various health care reimbursement methods and the role of health information management in the revenue cycle.
In this course, students will study the framework and architecture that defines the electronic health record and the key role it plays in the quality of health care delivery. Students will compare and contrast the methods of communication, technology and data security measures in health care organizations.
This course is designed to provide an introduction to research methods as well as analysis and presentation of data.
This course provides advanced study of the application of quality improvement tools, evaluation of documentation standards, quality improvement, credentialing, and utilization and risk management. Students analyze data and create reports to support facility-wide quality initiatives.
This course will focus on developing strategic and operational plans in health care. Students apply principles for the project management of health information services. This course provides a study of change, team building and leadership development related to the practice of health care. Students explore strategies for problem-solving and decision-making.
Yes. Many of our students qualify for some type of financial aid.
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Classes are asynchronous, some classes are in a 7-week format some are in a 14-week format. You can log on anytime 24/7 to complete your coursework. Some, but not all tests are proctored using exam proctoring software.
No. your degree will be conferred by the University of Cincinnati, which will also be reflected on your transcripts and degree.
The University of Cincinnati is one of the first institutions to offer online courses. Innovation in education is at the forefront of what we do. We have expanded the convenience and quality of our online learning to online degree programs. Today, we offer nearly 100 degrees from undergraduate to doctoral programs.
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