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Health Informatics and Health Information Management

University of Washington

Master On Campus
18 months
Duration
895 USD/credit
895 USD/credit
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Tuition fee
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About

The Health Informatics and Health Information Management program from University of Washington prepares you to step into leadership and technology roles in the development and management of enterprise-level health information systems. 

Overview

Lead the Future of Health IT

Information technology is transforming the health care industry, giving providers ready access to electronic health records and other information that can vastly improve health care.

Our program offers a unique curriculum that combines leadership development with in-depth training in the rapidly changing field of health IT.

About

Launched in 2012, the UW’s Master of Health Informatics & Health Information Management program is designed to meet the growing need for leaders who can effectively develop and oversee enterprise-level health information systems.

The Health Informatics and Health Information Management program from University of Washington is offered by the Department of Health Services in the top-ranked School of Public Health. In 2015, the school ranked sixth among U.S. graduate schools of public health, according to U.S. News & World Report.

A self-sustaining, fee-based program, the MHIHIM is administered in partnership with UW Continuum College, which extends the reach of the UW with a range of online and on-campus programs for working professionals and other learners of all ages. 

The MHIHIM is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Health Informatics
  • Organizational Behavior & Human Resource Management
  • Health Information Systems & Leadership
  • Law, Policy & Ethics in Health Information
  • Project Management
  • Enterprise Systems & Electronic Health Records

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80

Credits

54 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited college or university in the United States or its equivalent from a foreign institution, preferably in business, information technology, health informatics, health information management or a health-related field*
  • A minimum 3.0 grade point average (on a 4.0 scale) for the last 60 graded semester credits or 90 graded quarter credits
  • Demonstrated English language proficiency for applicants whose native language is not English

Tuition Fee

  • International

    895 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 895 USD per credit and a duration of 18 months.
  • National

    895 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 895 USD per credit and a duration of 18 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Due for update

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Check the official programme website for potential updates.

Health Informatics and Health Information Management
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University of Washington

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