Health Information Technology

Health Information Technology

The Health Information Technology program at YTI Career Institute's Lancaster campus is no longer enrolling new students. Please click here to view a complete list of YTI's program offerings.

YTI's Health Information Technology program teaches the administrative skills needed to secure a variety of positions in the healthcare setting.

The skills obtained in this program include but are not limited to diagnostic and procedural coding, reimbursement and revenue cycle management, use of electronic health records, medical law and ethics, managing health data, communications, and statistics.

In short, YTI's hands-on training will prepare you to become a Health Information Management Technician. Begin, affordable Health Information Technology training today!

Program Details

  • Program offered at YTI-Lancaster
  • Program length: 21 months
  • Credits: 99
  • Graduates earn an Associate in Specialized Technology degree

CAHIIM Accredited

As of June 23, 2014, the Health Information Technology program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM). Graduates and future students are eligible to sit for the national RHIT (Registered Health Information Technician) exam. RHIT's possess a unique set of skills, including data collection, analysis and management, clinical coding and healthcare reimbursement, all relevant in today's healthcare environment.

Completion Rate
For cohort that was enrolled during the reporting period of August 2019-July 2020, students that graduated within normal time for completion is 100%. Rates are as reported on the Annual Program Assessment Report for Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM) submitted in April 2021.

Graduate Employment Rate
For cohort that was enrolled during the reporting period of August 2019-July 2020, the graduate employment rate is 75%. Rates are as reported on the Annual Program Assessment Report for Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM) submitted in April 2021.

Graduation Rate
For cohort that was enrolled during the reporting period of August 2019-July 2020, the graduation rate is 73%. Rates are as reported on the Annual Program Assessment Report for Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM) submitted in April 2021.