|Program name||Health Information Management|
|Institution||Berkshire Community College|
|Address||1350 West Street|
|Certificates and degrees||Associates of Science (AS); Certificate|
Health Information Management Option A.S. Degree
This Flexible program is designed for students seeking a higher credential towards a first-level management position in a professional field requiring a knowledge of Health Information Management systems. In addition to the knowledge and technical skills required for a successful career in Health Information Management, students also study accounting, computer literacy, economics, and oral and written communications to provide them with the board-base skills needed for a successful career in the growing field of health records Management and informatics.
Health Information Management Certificate
The Health Information Management Certificate is designed for students with a background in medical coding that look towards expanding their knowledge and skill set to qualify for higher level positions in the Health Information Management field. This program will prepare students to sit for the CCS (Certified Coding Specialist) examination. In addition to serving as a valuable careers-building credential, this program also allows students continuation in the Health Information Management option of BCC’s Business Careers Associate’s Degree Program.