Student Stories

Graduates of the UW HIHIM program embark on a variety of different career paths. Read what some of our alumni have to say about the program and how it prepared them to enter the field.

For information about career opportunities and earning potential for health informatics and health information management professionals, see the Careers page.

Jeremy MortonJeremy Morton, RHIA

Senior Epic Analyst, Skagit Regional Health

“The University of Washington had the best reputation and the strongest program [of the programs I looked at]. And its curriculum was designed for people who were already working full time, as I was.”

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Kelson OkimotoKelson Okimoto, RHIA

Program Manager, Operations Analyst, UW Medicine

“The HIHIM program is one of the best life choices I've made to accelerate my professional career. This program is a great launching point to a variety of administrative, research and health care IT-related fields.”

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Jennifer PhanJennifer Phan, RHIA

Health Information Management Specialist II, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance

“HIHIM plays a vital role in delivering outstanding health care, and this is your opportunity to be a part of that.”

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