Who makes an ideal candidate for a Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Health Information Management

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Karen Patena, MBA, RHIA, FAHIMA

Find out what the ideal candidate for a Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Health Information Management looks like.

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A candidate for a post-bac certificate in Health Information Management generally is somebody that has a bachelor’s degree; it doesn’t matter how long ago it was.

Frequently we get people that are looking to change careers. Generally we like them to come from the fields of Health Care, Business or Technology but that’s not necessarily a requirement, that’s generally what we see.

Usually these people are interested in finding out what is about this career that will help them or something that will be interesting to them and different from what they’ve been doing in the past.