Health Information Management

Health Information Management introduces students to multiple healthcare clinical and administrative career opportunities. Students will be able and prepared to enter the healthcare industry right out of high school working as a Certified Medical Assistant, with work-based learning opportunities possible even before graduation. This program allows you to prepare for working in medical offices or hospital settings, working closely with physicians and other Nursing staff. You will learn medical terminology and clinical skills, such as giving injections and vitals, assisting with minor surgeries, and using and maintaining electronic health records, which are vital for employment in healthcare in today's job market.

Skills student learn and explore while in this program include:
  • Clinical Patient Care
  • Medical Terminology
  • Vitals Signs
  • Assisting with minor surgery 
  • Phlebotomy skills
  • Patient Intake and patient histories
  • Health Insurance including submitting claims
  • Medical Billing and Coding
  • Electronic Health Care Records and Records Management
  • Medical Law including HIPAA and Ethics
  • Management and Human Resource Skills
  • Administrative skills including 10 key calculator
Potential Careers
Physician's offices
Sonography Technicians
EHR Manager
Registered Health Information Technician
Medical Records Auditor, analyst or compliance officer
Medical Billing/Coding Specialist
Cancer Registrar
Health Informatics
Medical Office Management
Hospital Administration
Health Data Manager or Analytics
Insurance/ Referral Specialist
Hospice locations

Certifications and College Credit CTags
NHA - Certified Medical Assistant (12pt)
OSHA - Healthcare
American College of Surgeons- Stop the Bleed Certification
HIPAA certification
Medical Terminology-CTAG
Health information Technology-CTAG 
Patient Centered Care

HOSA - Health Occupations Student Organization is an international student organization recognized by the U.S. Department of Education and the Health Science Education (HSE) Division of ACTE. HOSA's two-fold mission is to promote career opportunities in the healthcare industry and to enhance the delivery of quality health care to all people.

While attending Vantage Career Center, Vantage students have the opportunity to participate in college credit plus courses. Contact Student Services for more information. 

Career Pathways

A Career Pathway is a collective look at education and training, wage and outlook information for related occupations.  The Vantage Medical Office Management program can be part of the Career Pathways listed below. Whether a student is interested in going to college, getting a certificate or working right after high school, career pathways can be customized for any ambition or plan.  

Contact Us

Please contact any of the individuals listed below to get more information about the program. 
Diane Laing
Diane Laing
Health Information Management
Office: 419-238-5411 x 2124
Paula VanTilburg
Paula VanTilburg
Career Tech Supervisor
Office: 419-238-5411 x 2146
Tonya Temple
Tonya Temple
Student Services Supervisor
Office: 419-238-5411 x 2160
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