Health Information Systems

Graduate Level Certificate

Welcome to the Graduate Health Information Systems Certificate Program

Health information systems professionals are responsible for managing health information systems, people and organizations, ensuring the quality, accuracy, accessibility, and security of electronic health information, in line with federal requirements for patient information, privacy, security, insurance reimbursement, and financial reporting. Le Moyne College’s graduate Health Information Systems Certificate Program is designed to prepare students to manage this complex system and setting, address challenging health care issues throughout their careers. People with advanced knowledge in health information systems are a scarce resource. It is the objective of the graduate Health IS certificate program to fill this gap by providing needed education and certification for those managing information technology, people and organizations in the health care field.

Four graduate courses are required for the graduate Health IS certificate:

MIS 711/NSG611 Project Management
MIS 710/NSG 697 Health Information Systems
*MIS703 Systems Analysis and/or
*MIS 701 Database Management Systems

* Students who choose to take only one of these courses must also select one of the following classes:

MIS 716 Business Intelligence
MIS 717 Managing the Technological Enterprise
MIS 735 Introduction to Government Systems
MIS 704 or MIS712  Networking/Financial Telecommunications & Cybersecurity