HIM Careers

Consider a career in HIM today! The role of health information is incredibly important in the healthcare field. In a healthcare facility, HIM professionals collect, analyze, protect, and ensure the quality of patient data. Although HIM professionals do not interact with patients, they participate in many other aspects of healthcare. These tasks range widely from maintaining the medical record to the medical billing and coding of the healthcare services rendered. There is a wide variety of places to work in health information management, such as:

  • MNHIMA_board_membersLong-Term Care
  • Acute Care
  • Law Firms
  • Hospice
  • Clinical Registrars
  • Behavioral Health
  • Insurance Companies
  • Correctional Facilities
  • Physician’s Office
  • And much more!

Please consider a career today! The American Health Information Management Association offers special credentials, such as a Registered Health Information Administrator, or a Certified Coding Specialist. These credentials enhance any HIM career, provide increased salary, and lead to greater professional success. These AHIMA credentials are earned through challenging programs, examinations, and maintained through continuous review and education. Please see our list of accredited schools on the next tab. Below is also a link to access accredited schools through the program directory.