About Our Program
Associate of Applied Science in Health Information Management
Health information management (HIM) professionals lead efforts to ensure the availability, accuracy, integrity, and security of all data related to patient healthcare encounters resulting in better clinical and business decisions to enhance healthcare quality. HIM professionals work in a variety of settings throughout the healthcare industry including hospitals, physician offices and clinics, long-term care facilities, insurance companies, government agencies, home care providers, and companies providing services to the medical community.
*All classes are conducted online. There is a clinical component that is satisfied in a healthcare facility within Texas
The Collin College HIM program boasts:
Graduate Satisfaction: 100%
RHIT Exam Pass Rate: 84.6% (Fall 2015 - Spring 2016)
The Health Information Management Degree Program at Collin College is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM) (http://cahiim.org).
Medical Coding and Billing Certificate
The Medical Coding and Billing Certificate is 30 credit hour on-line program that will prepare the student for workforce as a medical coder/biller. The curriculum is based on the American Health Information Managements Association's (AHIMA) competencies.