Health Information Management Programs in Arkansas


There are three health information management programs accredited by the CAHIIM(Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education) in Arkansas.

  • The average salary of a registered health information technician in Arkansas is $31,640
  • Average hourly wage of a health information technician in Arkansas is $15.21, according to the Bureau of labor statistics www.bls.gov

1. Arkansas Tech University

Suite 201 Dean Hall
402 West O Street
Russellville, AR 72801
Degree Awarded: Accredited Baccalaureate HIM Program

2. National Park Community College

101 College Drive
Health Science Division
Hot Springs, AR 71913
Degree Awarded: Accredited Associate HIM Program

Certificate’s and Programs Offered:

  • Associate of Applied Science – Health Information Technology
  • Certificate of Proficiency – Electronic Health Record  Management
  • Certificate of Proficiency – Health Informatics

3. University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences

4301 West Markham Street, # 733
Dept. of Health Information Management
Little Rock, AR 72205
Degree Awarded: Accredited Associate HIM Program

“Graduates from this Associate degree have become HIM directors at facilities statewide in Arkansas, such as at the V.A. Medical Center in Little Rock, Sparks Health System in Fort Smith, Select Specialty Hospitals in Little Rock, Jefferson Regional Medical Center in Pine Bluff, The Bridgeway Hospital in Little Rock, North Arkansas Regional Medical Center in Harrison, Arkansas Hospice in Little Rock, Lawrence Memorial Hospital in Walnut Ridge, and St. Vincent General Hospital in Leadville, Colorado.”

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