Health Information Manager

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Length of Education: 
4 years
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The revolution in health care will be computerized. Managing the development, implementation, and use of electronic health records will be an essential part of hospitals and large employers.

By 2016, all health care providers must have implemented electrnoic health records, expanding the roles of health information managers.

As patient data become more frequently used for quality management and in medical research, health information managers must ensure that databases are complete, accurate, and available only to authorized personnel