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KU prepares students for a career in health information management – a growing field of health care, business, and technology principles. Learn about the variety of employment options available within this dynamic profession:

Data Management & Analytics Information Systems & Informatics

Health Revenue Cycle Management

Quality & Risk Management
Management & Leadership Legal & Regulatory
Classification & Terminology

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A bachelor's degree in health information management from KU is your gateway to these and many more careers in high demand across the country.

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Accreditation and Student Outcomes

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The Health Information Management accreditor of University of Kansas Medical Center is the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM).The College's accreditation for baccalaureate degree in Health Information Management has been reaffirmed through 2021. 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

Documents relating to accreditation status are available at the department office by request. Information for students.

Career and advanced degree placements are typically 100% within 6 months, although most students have placement at graduation. Current RHIA exam pass rates for KU HIM graduates are 94%, or 109% of national scores. Attrition rates are typically 5% for KU's health information management program.

Last modified: Mar 16, 2020

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