Program Director  
Tina Cikanek, RHIT, MBA Vicki Buchanan, RHIA
(479) 936-5118 (479) 986-6987




Electronic health records are here.

Health Information Management (HIM), a new NWACC program, is happening at the right time for you to seize this career opportunity.

With the adoption of electronic health records, the scope and challenges facing health information promises to be overwhelming resulting in a greater need for health information management professionals.   The traditional method of processing and evaluating healthcare data will continue to evolve and transform.  Continued education will be required to develop additional skills to increase efficiency.


NorthWest Arkansas Community College Health Information Management AAS degree program is in Candidacy Status, pending accreditation review by the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIM).

Contact Tina Cikanek Program Director at or 479-936-5118.




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