health information administrator

health information administrator

a graduate of a baccalaureate degree program in health information management who contributes to the development or management of computer-based clinical and administrative record systems.

health in·for·ma·tion ad·min·i·stra·tor

(helth infŏr-māshŭn ad-mini-strā-tŏr)
A trained professional responsible for maintenance of patient records in a hospital or other health care facility.
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In ensuring that students secure as much practical experience as possible alongside their academic qualification, the hospital administration programme will include training in an affiliated hospital, while the health informatics programme will see students have to pass exams that will give them certification as either a registered health information administrator (RHIA) or a registered health information technician (RHIT).
Linda is a registered health information administrator (RHIA) with thirty years of experience in health information management (HIM), systems and technology.
The curriculum adheres to the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM) requirements for accredited health information management degree programs, and students will develop and demonstrate competency in areas required for American Health Information Management Association's Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA) certification, which is now an industry expectation for employment.
Regardless of whether the HIM employee is a registered health information technician (RHIT), a registered health information administrator (RHIA), or is simply non-credentialed, proper training on HIM policies and procedures, specific duties, and relevant regulations is necessary for the department to be effective and meet facility goals.
In health information, key information management personnel are credentialed health information managers with a certification as either a registered health information administrator (RHIA) or a registered health information technician (RHIT).
The College's bachelor's degree in Health Information Administration prepares students to advance as a health information administrator in a number of professional settings.
The Health Information Administration degree prepares students to advance in a career as a health information administrator in a number of professional settings.
Robertson has a master's degree in Public Administration and Health Services and is a certified Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA) and a Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT).
Robertson has a master's degree in Public Administration and Health Services, is a certified Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA) and a Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT) and earned AHIMA's Certified in Healthcare Privacy (CHP) designation for health information management professionals.
A Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA), Fernandes was formerly president of the California Health Information Association (CHIA).
A certified Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA) and Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT), Robertson recently earned AHIMA's Certified in Healthcare Privacy (CHP) designation for health information management professionals.
She is both a Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA) and a Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT), and is an active member in CHIA and other professional organizations including the American Health Information Management Association.

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