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Health Information Technology (HIT) and Cancer Information Management

The Health Information Technology (HIT) Program prepares students for a career that places them right where the expanding arena of healthcare meets the cutting edge of technology. HIT professionals are the experts on patient data that consumers need to manage their own health and which healthcare providers rely on to perform their jobs. By collecting, maintaining, and analyzing health information, their work makes an important contribution to the delivery of quality care.

   Related Careers:*

SBCC Offerings

A.S. Degrees in Health Information Technology and Cancer Information Management.
Certificates in Cancer Information Management and Medical Coding Specialist.

EDD Occupational Guides*

Medical Records and Health Information Technicians

*Information on job descriptions for these fields is pulled from Onet Online, a nationally maintained source of occupational information, and The California Employment Development Department (EDD) website. Visit these sites for additional occupation profiles, or explore the extensive career and major database, Eureka, that SBCC subscribes to at www.eureka.org; create an account there using the SBCC site ID code: VUOHNDU.


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