With the evolving healthcare industry, jobs are being created that blend the skills of both information technology and healthcare professionals. And with the adoption of electronic medical records, telemedicine and the International Classification of Diseases, Tenth Edition (ICD-10) migration, this trend is picking up momentum.
There is a clear demand for these hybrid roles within this transforming market; including clinical application analyst and trainers, clinical informatics, ICD-10 conversion project manager and testing coordinators/coders, and meaningful use business analyst.
BIT 5564- Intro
ACIS 5504: Information Systems Design & Database Concept
Prerequisites: None; offered fall, spring
BIT 5564: Healthcare Information Technology
Prerequisites: None; offered summer I
ACIS 5574: Healthcare Data Management
Prerequisites: None; offered summer II
Virginia Tech has more than 15 years of serving as an industry leader in online master of information technology programs, and was recently ranked #2 in U.S. News & World Report, along with the following distinctions:
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