- Bachelor Degree Program
- 4 Years (8 Semesters)
- 126vCredit Hours
- Fall, Spring and Summer
With the current developments of information technology in the health sector, and the advancements in health sciences and health management, healthcare providers are constantly being challenged to keep up with the pace of change. As health information is readily available to the healthcare provider, patients too are becoming more knowledgeable due to the accessibility of information, and are beginning to take control of their own health information.
The Health Information Management program will expose you to the principles and methodologies of health sciences, health informatics, health record systems, medical classification systems and coding, as well as data collection, statistical analysis and presentation. It will help you develop the requisite technical and management skills to organize and implement information-led healthcare systems.
Health informatics is a fast-growing sector and graduates of the program are in demand across the healthcare industry. CUD’s Bachelor of Science in Health Information Management will provide you with a strong background in health sciences and health management, concentrating on the information technology relevant to health issues, to prepare you for direct entry into the profession.
As a graduate of the Health Information Management program, you will have the opportunity to work in a range of organizations, such as:
- Government Ministries
- Healthcare Institutions
- Health Information and Research Centres
- Educational Institutions
- Health Insurance Companies
- Health Consulting Companies
- IT Companies
- Industries linked to Health Information and Management functions.