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Master in Health Information Management (HIM)

Offerings: Master

Course Description

The objective of the master’s program is to develop healthcare leaders who excel at using data to transform healthcare outcomes. The program emphasizes (1) best practices in and theoretical underpinnings of data analytics, (2) genomic data management, (3) health risk assessment, (4) information systems for big data, (5) project management, and (6) strategic thinking and leadership. With the wide adoption of electronic health record systems, the healthcare industry will be entering a new era in which disease prevention, diagnosis, and management are based on predictive analyses of health and genomic data. This program will equip students with the knowledge needed to meet the challenges of this new healthcare era.

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