Charter Oak Hosts Open House for New Health Information Management Bachelor Degree
Program on March 13
Charter Oak State College will host an open house on March 13 for its new online Bachelor
of Science Health Information Management (HIM) degree program. Doors will open at
5:30 p.m., and the program will begin at 6 p.m. Charter Oak launched its new HIM degree
program in September 2012. Please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org.
HIM has been named one of the 20 fastest growing occupations in the United States
by the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Attendees will have the opportunity to learn about
this exciting field from a panel of experts, including Cynthia Pugliese, Director
of Health Information Management for Hartford HealthCare; Dr. Frank M. Valier, HIM
Program Coordinator for Charter Oak; and Marty Cohen, President of Connecticut Health
Information Management Association (CT HIMA).
The open house will take place at Charter Oak State College, 55 Manafort Drive in
New Britain, CT. Refreshments will be served. There will be a live webcast of the
event for people living out-of-state who are interested in hearing more about the
program on www.charteroak.edu.
Developed by experts in this fast-growing field, Charter Oak's new online bachelor's
degree in Health Information Management equips students for the electronic management
of sensitive patient health information and health care organization revenue cycles.
The program is structured to provide a professional education with a comprehensive
curriculum and is guided by the principle of quality health care through quality information.
For more information about this new program, visit www.charteroak.edu/HIMdegree.