The course is designed to develop your practical knowledge and hands-on experience in acquiring, organizing, storing, retrieving, analyzing, and disseminating vital health data and information in a health care delivery system, while ensuring accuracy, privacy and security.
With widespread computerization of health records, the knowledge of ICT forms an integral part of this course.
Employment opportunities exist in both public and private sectors for you as a health information technician.
If you love to be in an analytical environment – this is the course for you.
Five (5) ‘O’ level credit passes in either:
1. Senior Secondary Certificate Examination (SSCE)
2. National Examination Commission (NECO)
3. General Certificate of Education (GCE)
Candidates wishing to undergo this course must possess credits in English, Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry and Physics, at not more than two (2) sittings.
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A health information technician graduate can proceed to do a HND (Higher national diploma) programme in a designated college of health technology.
A Post-HND admission, via direct entry to the university to become a Health Information Manager also occurs.
A health information technician is eligible for the UK health and care worker visa