The Health Information Management accreditor of the University of Pittsburgh is the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM). The College’s accreditation for a Master’s degree in Health Informatics with an RHIA track* has been reaffirmed through 2022-2023. 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 email@example.com.
Results from the 2019 outcomes assessment reported to CAHIIM in the 2020 Annual Program Report (APAR) indicate:
- Graduate Program: RHIA track
- Graduation Rate: 100%
- Employment Rate: 100%
- National Certification Exam (RHIA) Pass Rate: 100%
*Please Note: Our Department is initiating a ‘teach-out’ phase with the Registered Health Information Administrator Track of the HI Master’s program. Starting in Fall 2022, we are no longer accepting students to apply to the RHIA track. Information regarding the track on our website is still available for the benefit of existing students pursuing the degree. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Dilhari DeAlmeida at firstname.lastname@example.org.