IIHMR BANGALORE invites applications for PG programme in Health Information Technology (HIT) Management
The Institute of Health Management Research (IIHMR) – Bangalore is India’s Only NABET accredited and AICTE approved Institute to offer Health Information Technology Management education in India. IIHMR Bangalore has been achieving 100% placement track record for Hospital Management & Public Health students for last 5 years. With the Digitalization coming in big time in Healthcare sector, IIHMR Bangalore has introduced a specialization in HIT Management in PG progamme three years back. Interestingly, the campus placement package of the Health IT companies is 30 to 70 percent more compared to hospitals and public health organizations. As the Health IT Management is a very niche and booming sector, many healthcare experts believe the Health IT Management professions will be more in demand in coming years and they would get a lucrative salary packages with a promising career. Some of the leading Health IT recruiters are Deloitte, Dell International Life Sciences, Allscripts, PrimEra, Napier Healthcare, Sapphire IMS, ICT Health, etc.
Both medical science and non medical science graduates can apply for this two year full time AICTE approved programme at IIHMR Bangalore campus. Candidates aspiring to get admission can apply online from the website: www.bangalore.iihmr.org. The last date for applying is 21st July 2017. The new batch for academic year 2017 – 2019 will commence on 24th July 2017.
The objective of the programme is to develop skills required to work and manage in EHR (Electronic Health Records), EMR (Electronic Medical Records), HIMS (Hospital Information Management Systems), Healthcare Analytics, US Healthcare system, Health Exchange are some of them. Candidates working in healthcare IT companies enjoy the dual benefit of serving healthcare as well as working in typical IT corporate environment.
IIHMR (Bangalore) is recognized by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), and Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India. The annual intake at IIHMR is 60 students a year. During the two-year program, the students are trained and placed at various hospitals, Public Health organizations and healthcare IT companies in India and abroad.
About IIHMR (B):
The Institute of Health Management Research (IIHMR), Bangalore, was established in 2004. IIHMR Bangalore is a premier institution in the area of Health Management, Hospital Management, Research and Training in South India. IIHMR is an institution dedicated to the improvement in standards of health through better management of healthcare and related programs. It seeks to accomplish this through management research, training, consultation and institutional networking in a national and global perspective.