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Bachelor of Science in Health Records Management and Informatics program

Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology

Bachelors Degree Program 4years

Course Details

Course Overview

Bachelor of Science in Health Records Management and Informatics Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology(JKUAT) is responsible for safeguarding the most confidential patient data, including medical histories, laboratory test reports, diagnoses, treatment plans, insurance information, medications, and the notes of doctors and nurses. Health Records and Informatics professionals work as a critical link between doctors, insurance providers and patients; they manage health records in a way that is consistent with the medical, administrative, ethical and legal requirements.

Minimum Entry Requirements

Bachelor of Science in Health Records Management and Informatics Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology(JKUAT)  has the following entry requirements;

A Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education mean grade of C+ (plus) and above with a combination of: English or Kiswahili C , Biology/Biological Sciences, C ,
Mathematics C, Physics or Chemistry 2
OR
Have a minimum of 2 principal passes in mathematics and biology in A’ Levels.
Have a Diploma in Health Records and Information Technology or any other equivalent qualification from an institution recognized by the JKUAT Senate.
Mean grade of C- (minus) at KCSE and progressed from certificate to Diploma at an institution recognized by JKUAT senate

Course Objectives

Bachelor of Science in Health Records Management and Informatics Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology(JKUAT) prepares graduates to administer Electronic Medical/Health Records systems and Prepare health informatics reports that doctors, nurses, and other health care providers rely on to deliver quality health care.

Bachelor of Science in Health Records Management and Informatics Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology(JKUAT) also prepares graduates to be professionals who are experts in managing patient health information and medical records, administering computer information systems, and coding the diagnoses and procedures for healthcare services provided to patients.

Course Program

Bachelor of Science in Health Records Management and Informatics Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology(JKUAT) is a 4year course which runs from Mon-Fri.

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