Health Information Management Careers

Applying Tech for Better Patient Care

If you want to take charge of your future in the healthcare industry, a degree in health information management can help you gain the skills and knowledge you need. At DeVry University, we can help you understand security, privacy, finance, business management and more. Together, we can prepare you to take advantage of increasing opportunities throughout the industry.

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Professional Responsibilities

With a health information management specialization, you can be ready to take on responsibilities such as:

  • Securing and maintaining electronic patient records
  • Staying on top of current computer and software technology
  • Complying with legislative requirements, regulations, and incentive programs
  • Ensuring medical databases are complete, accurate, and available only to authorized personnel


Health information management careers are found in many industries including:

  • Clinics
  • Hospitals
  • Insurance companies
  • Nursing homes
  • Private physician practices
  • Public health agencies
  • Rehabilitation facilities

Career Opportunities

DeVry graduates who focus on health information management can be prepared for careers including:

  • EHR implementation
  • HIPAA compliance
  • Patient records and accounts
  • Privacy and security