Professional Practice Experience


                                         Student in Clinical Rotation

PPE 1 PPE 2 PPE 3
PPE 4 PPE 5 PPE 6

An important aspect to fulfill degree requirements of the Health Information Management program is the supervised student internship. These vital hands-on professional practice experiences reinforce classroom learning and assist students in bridging the gap from the educational environment to employment. National figures indicate that approximately forty-five (45%) percent of HIM students receive job offers directly from their professional practice sites. The Department of Health Information Management has professional practice affiliation agreements for student internships with numerous healthcare organizations in the Middle Tennessee Area. Some of these sites include:  

Amerigroup Community Care Baptist Hospital Bordeaux Long Term Care  
Centennial Medical Center Erangler Health System Gateway Medical Center
Hendersonville Medical Center Huntsville Hospital Jackson Madison County Hospital
Lebonheur Children's Medical Center Maury Regional Hospital Mathew Walker Comprehensive Health Center
Meharry Medical Group Middle Tennessee Medical Center Mountain States Health Alliance
  Nashville General Hospital Northcrest Hospital  Skyline Medical Center
  Southern Hills Medical Center St. Thomas Hospital   St. Jude Children's Hospital
 

StoneCrest Medical Center

  Sumner Regional Medical Center  Summit Medical Center
  The Health Center at Richland The Healthcare Center at West Meade Place Veteran Affairs (VA) Medical Center
 Vanderbilt University Medical Center   Williamson Medical Center  

 






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