Pennsylvania Highlands Community College is proud to announce the first two graduates of the Associate of Applied Science in Healthcare Information Specialist degree (formerly known as the Healthcare Technology Specialist degree). Ashley Kordish (Summerhill, PA) and Stacy Serenko (of Vinco, PA) successfully completed their associate degrees in December 2013.
Both Ashley Kordish and Stacy Serenko are currently employed at the Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center. Kordish serves as a HIS Technician and Serenko serves as a Unit Clerk. Both students began work while completing their degree program.
The Healthcare Information Specialist degree is made possible through the TAACCCT grant and JobTrakPA. The Healthcare Information Specialist degree is designed to train students in a high-demand job area. Graduates who receive their degree can expect to work in a healthcare setting while working with medical records.