Career and Academic Center

Health Information Management (HIM) is …….

  • The leading voice and authority in health information, which is human, wherever it is found
  • Critical to healthcare evolution.
  • The link between clinicians, administrators, technology designers, and information technology professionals
  • A curriculum that incorporates the disciplines of medicine, management, finance, information technology, and law.

Health Information Professionals are responsible in …….

  • Keeping health information human.
  • Ensuring the accuracy, protection, and accessibility of health information because when information stays human, it stays relevant.

A HIM career is right for you if you …….

  • Want to empower people to impact health
  • Want to ensure health information is accurate, complete, and available to patients and providers.
  • Want to be a part of the healthcare team that is a stakeholder in a person’s wellbeing.
  • Would like to work in healthcare, but not directly with patients.
  • Want to join other HIM professionals that see the person connected to the data.

Learn more by visiting ahima.org.