Health Information Technology Program
ABOUT THE CAREER:
The CRC Health Information Technology program is designed to train health information professionals with the knowledge and skills to process, analyze, disseminate and maintain health care information. A career as a health information professional offers a unique opportunity to combine an interest in health information, business, and computer information science. Employment opportunities are available in long-term care, ambulatory care, and acute care facilities; state and federal health agencies; and private industry.
Employment prospects are very good, increasing by 18% by 2016. Technicians with a strong background in medical coding are in particularly high demand. Medium annual earnings is $28,030.