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Health Information Technology Specialist

This is an emerging occupation. It may have evolved from an existing occupation or emerged in response to consumer needs or technological advances. In general, health information technology specialists plan, develop, test and implement software designed to capture, manage and display healthcare-related records and databases and conduct analysis of healthcare data.

Also Known As

Clinical Informatics Specialist, Clinical Information Systems Specialist, Health Information Analyst, Health Information Technician, Health Information Technologist, Medical Information Systems Specialist, Medical Information Systems Technician

Emerging Occupation

Educational Requirements

2 years post-secondary education/training

Wage & Salary

Average Salary: N/A
Average Wage: N/A

Employment & Advancement

Emerging Occupation

Certification Requirements

Not regulated

The information contained in this profile is current as of the dates shown. Salary, employment outlook and educational program information may change without notice. It is advised that you confirm this information before making any career decisions.

The information contained in this profile is current as of the dates shown. Salary, employment outlook and educational program information may change without notice. It is advised that you confirm this information before making any career decisions.

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