HIT Workforce Accelerator Curriculum Licensing

Transform Your Region Into a Health IT Leader

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Businessman explaining a financial plan to colleagues at meeting.With the shortage of skilled, qualified HIT professionals in the U.S., healthcare leaders across the country are faced with a daunting task of finding talent for critical projects. The Tennessee Chapter of HIMSS and Belmont University have partnered to deliver a revolutionary educational program to develop a ready, knowledgeable technology-driven HIT talent pool – the HIT Workforce Accelerator.

This innovative curriculum is now available for licensing. The HIT Workforce Accelerator is ideal for educational or professional organizations interested in offering a lecture-based, hands-on class to their offering as they seek to improve their available talent in their regions. With more than 50 students already graduating from the class in two years, provider organizations and vendors have benefited by adding highly skilled and knowledgeable HIT professionals to their teams.

This curriculum is taught by a variety of healthcare professionals and will navigate students down the path of a complete understanding of HIT. The program will benefit your region with:

  • A templated curriculum that is simple to implement
  • Proprietary data and statistics about the healthcare industry
  • Accelerating the growth of the HIT talent pool
  • Growing the base of knowledgeable HIT talent

Contact us today to find out more.



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Penny Grogan
Tennessee Market Director
Zayo Group
“The TNHIMSS/Belmont HIT Accelerator Program helped me understand the intricacies of our healthcare industry from patient care, to infrastructure, interoperability, coding, and reimbursement. I would recommend this course for anyone interested in expanding their knowledge into healthcare.”

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Josh Scales
Manager, EMR Clinical Adoption
LifePoint Health
“The Workforce Accelerator Course was a great learning opportunity for me! It was awesome being able to hear from some of the industry’s top executives and thought leaders. I walked away with a wealth of knowledge and several valuable professional connections.”

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