Central Carolina Community College's Health Information Technology program provides training to students who wish to pursue a career in the administrative side of healthcare.
Watch the video below to learn more about Health Information Technology (HIT), and how critical it is to the future of healthcare:
Health Information Technicians play a critical role in healthcare organizations by collecting, analyzing, transmitting, and maintaining health information in a variety of healthcare settings, which include:
Public Health Offices
Government Agencies like the CDC and NIH
Careers in the Health Information Technology field include jobs such as:
Remote Medical Coder (work from home)
Medical Coding Auditor
Medical Records Technician
Quality Improvement Specialist
Charge Master Auditor
Clinical Documentation Improvement Specialist
Cancer or Trauma Registrar
Release of Information Specialist
HIPAA Compliance Officer
Healthcare Data Analyst
Data Quality Manager
Department Supervisor or Manager
CCCC's program will be offered completely online to allow flexibility for students who work full time or who do not live close to campus. All general education courses have a seated option.
To prepare students for an exciting and rewarding career in the healthcare field by providing a dynamic learning environment with an innovative curriculum that utilizes the latest technology in the healthcare industry. By placing focus on curriculum competencies as well as developing ethical standards and professional behavior, students will be equipped to obtain nationally recognized certification and begin their healthcare careers.
Central Carolina Community College is a nationally recognized, world-class leader providing learning opportunities that contribute to economic progress and cultural enrichment for the students and communities we serve.
Curriculum guides are for students who enroll during the current academic year. Students enrolled during a previous academic year should visit the Program Evaluation link in WebAdvisor to find the required list of courses for graduation. For assistance, consult your advisor.