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Health Informatics and Health Information Management

University of Washington

18 months
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35064 USD/year
35064 USD/year
20175 USD/year
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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. 

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Overview

Key facts

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:

  • 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
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
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

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    35064 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 35064 USD per year during 18 months.
  • National

    35064 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 35064 USD per year during 18 months.
  • In-State

    20175 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 20175 USD per year during 18 months.

Living costs for Seattle

1480 - 2580 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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