Health Information Tech Advisory Committee Meeting

Left to Right: Mary Ellingwood and Sue Hawes of Beal College; Elizabeth Sheridan, Community Health and Counseling; Robin Jenkins, Northern Light Health; Wendy Sherriff, Northern Light Health.

The discussion in the HIM Advisory Board meeting this week produced ideas for changes in the curriculum that would focus more on what the HIM employee needs for job positions now available. The attendees were active in all topics of discussions. They were engaged and willing to help the program.

About the Health Information Technician Program

Beal College’s Health Information Technology Associate’s Degree program is CAHIIM accredited, which is crucial for your ability to become employed. Being CAHIIM accredited means graduates of this program are eligible to sit for their RHIT and CPC certification exams, which allows them to become licensed professionals. Our students’ pass rate for the RHIT and CPC are traditionally quite high.