As the demand for quality health care rises, so does the need for accurate and reliable patient data. Pitt’s Department of Health Information Management is a leader in providing students with high quality education and immersive internships that prepare them to meet future data management challenges across the ever-changing landscape of health care.
Our faculty are committed to developing the next generation of health information professionals. They serve at the highest levels of regional, national and international HIM professional associations and conduct research that advances the quality of care for patients. Collaboration with other health care disciplines allows them to successfully research and develop new tools and technologies, including mobile health applications, classification systems and other data management solutions.
Bold Moves SHRS: As demand for data-driven solutions increases, University of Pittsburgh Health Information Management rises to the challenge. Rich in data science content, the undergraduate program boasts the highest data acumen score across all programs training students to excel in efficient strategic decision-making geared toward improving clinical care. Read more here.