March 19, 2015 -
Career and Technical Education (CTE) Advisors offer resources to help you successfully complete your degree. Read More
Career and Technical Education (CTE) Advisors offer resources to help you successfully complete your Healthcare/IT Medical Management Technical Certificate. Read More
The Healthcare/IT Medical Management Technical Certificate is intended to provide entry-level skills for students wanting to begin a career as medical records and health information technicians. Healthcare IT positions are available in various medical environments, including hospitals, physician offices, insurance companies and extended care facilities. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the job outlook for medical records and health information technicans is expected to grow much faster than average through 2022.
Earn a One-Year Technical Certificate or a Two-Year A.A.S. Degree
The Healthcare/IT Medical Management Technical Certificate is a 21-credit-hour program that can be completed in one year. All of the required Healthcare/IT Medical Management Technical Certificate courses can be applied toward the Nashville State Associate of Applied Science degree in Healthcare Management - Medical Management Concentration if students choose to continue their education. Students who plan to apply the certificate toward an A.A.S. degree should consult their advisors about articulation options.
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Healthcare/IT Medical Management
Healthcare/IT Medical Management
We recommend visiting the Bureau of Labor Statistics for more information on employment for medical records and health information technicians, the nature of the work, job outlook, wages, related occupations and more:
Bureau of Labor Statistics for Medical Records and Health Information Technicians
NSCC Career Services Office
The Career Services Office provides career and employment information and services to students and graduates. Placement assistance is available to graduates and currently enrolled students seeking full- or part-time work.
Graduates of the program should be able to:
The college has a very active Career Services Office that assists students, graduates and alumni with their career and employment needs.
Cooperative work experience can be an important addition to a student’s formal classroom work. Co-op courses may substitute for technical courses with the prior approval of the Program Coordinator. The Career Services Office will provide the correct course numbers. For more information about cooperative work experience opportunities, please visit the Career Services Office Web site, phone 615-353-3248, or e-mail email@example.com.
Eli Alvarado, Assistant Professor, 615-353-3705
R.N., Nursing, Miami Valley Hospital School of Nursing, 1976
B.A., Political Science, Wright State University, 1982
M.H.A., Health Administration, Medical College of Virginia, 1986
Certified Professional Coder, 2005
Susan Anne Hawkins, Instructor, 615-353-3491
M.H.A., University of Maryland College, 2004
M.B.A., University of Maryland College, 2005
M.S., Information Technology, University of Maryland College, 2010
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