Want to take advantage of the explosive growth in healthcare but you don’t see yourself working with patients? You might want to consider a relatively new area of expertise—health information management. But what is it, exactly? Join us as we breakdown this up-and-coming healthcare specialty.
The widespread adoption of electronic health records has created fertile ground for a data-backed revolution in healthcare. Learn more about how healthcare data analytics is driving positive change for patients and providers alike.
What is the difference between EHR and EMR? Learn how they are already impacting the healthcare industry. By the time you’re done reading, you’ll be one step closer to becoming a healthcare professional prepared to serve in the digital age.
There’s a lot of room for tech-enabled advancements in healthcare—so what should you keep an eye on? We asked healthcare experts to weigh in and determine the top healthcare technology trends that they think will dominate 2018.
While we often treat healthcare as an isolated area of our lives, it directly impacts—and is impacted by—everything we do. Population health seeks to understand these connections. Learn more about this critical aspect of the healthcare field.
What do your medical records contain? How long are medical records kept, and who sees them? We compiled a list of common questions patients have about their medical records. Keep reading to learn more about this key component of effective, modern healthcare.
What is information governance and what role does it play in health information technology? Familiarize yourself with this important aspect of the field by hearing from the experts themselves.
Instead of scouring the web for bits and pieces of information about clinical documentation improvement, here’s your chance to get the whole picture in one place. Take a few moments to learn from CDI insiders, get a bearing on CDI basics and start to explore how this growing trend will affect your future career.
Health information management and health information technician are two career paths in a booming industry that is projected to add 5.6 million jobs through 2022. Check out this infographic to see which one is right for you.
Discover the history of Heath Information Technology (HIT) through the 21st Century.
There are a precious few times in life where it just seems like the stars have aligned and by some stroke of luck everything in life is going your way. Fargo health information management student Brenna Welton is currently in the middle of one of those great runs of luck. However, attributing her recent string of success to just luck is selling Welton short. As the saying goes, you make your own luck. This is how Welton, with the help of Rasmussen College, created her own luck and began a new career she never imagined possible.
Land O' Lakes, Fla., student Lesley Johns had hit a peak professionally. Her career had plateaued after years of working as an LPN, so in an effort to broaden her career horizon she decided to branch out and enroll in Rasmussen College's health information technology program.