You will have an opportunity to write an electronic exam consisting of
seven mini exams with 22 questions per mini exam. This comprehensive
exam provides an overview of the Saskatchewan Polytechnic HIM diploma program, which is
a Canadian Health Information Management Association (CHIMA)
recognized HIM program. You will study the following seven
competencies: biomedical science, health information science, health
information analysis and presentation, technology and health information,
access, privacy and security, ethics and practice and the healthcare system in Canada.
Saskatchewan Polytechnic serves 27,000 distinct students through applied learning opportunities at campuses in Moose Jaw, Prince Albert, Regina and Saskatoon, and through extensive distance education opportunities. Programs serve every economic and public service sector. As a polytechnic, the organization provides the depth of learning appropriate to employer and student need, including certificate, diploma and degree programs, and apprenticeship training. Saskatchewan Polytechnic engages in applied research, drawing on faculty expertise to support innovation by employers, and providing students the opportunity to develop critical thinking skills.