The healthcare technology specialist certificate prepares Individuals in a technical role that provides on-site user support for implementation and maintenance of health IT systems in healthcare setting such as hospitals, physician practices and outpatient clinics. It is recommended that individuals interested in this role have a degree or certificate and at least six-months experience in information technology, information management or informatics. Students enrolled in the program may apply for the Certified Healthcare Technology Specialist (CHTS) exam through the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) (at the student’s expense).
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An estimated $15.2 million dollars in grants, loans, work-study and scholarships are awarded to Lord Fairfax Community College students each year. We are committed to using all available funds to help you gain access to a college education.
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This is a general list of courses required for this program. For a complete list of courses and requirements view “Program Information”.