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Department of Health Information Management

Welcome to Health Information Management
  • Bachelor of Science in Health Information Management
  • Masters in Health Information Management
  • Masters in HIM - Security Concentration
  • Masters in HIM - Informatics & Analytics

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AHIMA

CAHIIM

TxHIMA

Texas State HIM Spring Leadership Conference

Spring 2022 TBA


HIM courses now available on the Round Rock campus and online!

Registration for many courses no longer require department approval. Register and explore the exciting field of HIM!



Health information management combines knowledge and skills in healthcare, technology and business. As new and emerging technologies continue to grow along with evolving healthcare delivery models, the HIM profession is continuing to lead the industry in ensuring the protection, quality and integrity of health information. Our degree programs prepare students for careers as professionals who collect, maintain, analyze and secure patient health data.

Our comprehensive curriculum gives graduates the skills they need to adapt to changing technologies and practices in this dynamic field. We are a recognized HIMSS Approved Education Partner and Academic Organizational Affiliate.

CAHIM Accredited Program logo

The Health Information Management accreditor of Texas State University is the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM). The College’s accreditation for Bachelor of Science degree in Health Information Management has been reaffirmed through April 2027.

The Health Information Management accreditor of Texas State University is the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM). The College’s accreditation for Master degree in Health Information Management has been reaffirmed through October 2028.

All inquiries about the program’s accreditation status should be directed by mail to CAHIIM, 200 East Randolph Street, Suite 5100, Chicago, IL, 60601; by phone at (312) 235-3255; or by email at info@cahiim.org.

 

Outcomes Results:

*Results from the FY 2020 outcomes assessment for the BSHIM program indicate:

1) A FY19-20 fall semester retention rate of 95% for the campus cohort and 100% for the online cohort of BSHIM students.

2) A BSHIM graduation rate of 94%.

3) A 91% satisfactory score from BSHIM degree graduates in the quality of preparation the program provided for employment.

4) A BSHIM employment rate of 90% within six months of graduation.

Results are reported to CAHIIM in the Annual Program Report (APAR).


**Results from the FY 2020 outcomes assessment for the MHIM program indicate:

1) A FY19-20 fall semester retention rate of 100% for the MHIM students.

2) A MHIM graduation rate of 100%.

3) A 100% satisfactory score from MHIM degree graduates in the quality of preparation the program provided for employment.

4)  An MHIM employment rate of 100% within six months of graduation.

Results are reported to CAHIIM in the Annual Program Report (APAR).

 

Contact Us

in person

100 Bobcat Way
Room 204
Round Rock, Texas 78665

phone & fax

Phone: 512-716-2840
Fax: 512-716-2827