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Certificate - Non-Credit Bearing | Online


Regardless of your level of healthcare IT experience, the Accelerator will equip you with the knowledge and skills you need to lead Healthcare IT projects, teams and organizations.

Why This Program?

Designed in partnership with the Tennessee Chapter of the Health Information Management Systems Society (TNHIMSS), this 13-week program brings together industry professionals to engage, empower and equip the next generation of healthcare IT leaders.

You will learn from leading subject matter experts, network with professionals from a variety of organizations and discuss real world cases while gaining the knowledge and resources needed to thrive in the Healthcare Information Technology sector.

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What You'll Learn

  • Terminology used in health services environments including financial, clinical and administrative coding

  • IT's role in preventing privacy and security breaches

  • Lean process improvement methodologies, systems and tools

  • The driving forces of interoperability from Providers, Consumers, Government, Employers and Payers

  • Data Governance and the HIT professional’s role in ensuring data quality, privacy, compliance and security

  • How data analytics impacts business intelligence, operational and system design and strategic planning

Program Details

Program Fee $2,495 (includes all materials)
Program Length 13 weeks
Program Format

Live Online via Zoom (not recorded)

Program Day/Time Mondays, 5:30pm – 8:30pm
Start Date February 5, 2024
Registration Opens November 1, 2023
Registration Deadline January 22, 2024
Attendance Policy Must participate in 11 of the 13 sessions

Full Program Schedule

Live Online via Zoom | Mondays | 5:30pm–8:30pm (Central)

Date Session
February 5 Intro to the American Healthcare System
February 12 Healthcare Costs, Financing and Regulation

February 19

Innovation in Healthcare
February 26 The Language of Healthcare
March 4 The Business of Healthcare-Revenue Cycle Management
March 11 Data Privacy and Security
March 18 Technology Implementation & Project Planning
March 25 Workflow Documentation & Lean Methodologies
April 1 IT Infrastructure & Operations
April 8 Communication
April 15 Strategy & Data Analytics
April 22 Interoperablity Standards & Policy Frameworks
April 29 Commencement

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Course Fee
$2,495 (includes all materials)

Registration Deadline
January 22, 2024

Contact Us

1909 12th Ave S
Nashville, TN 37212

Phone: (615) 460.5554