Health Information Management Internship (Florida)
Students enrolled in a Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM)-accredited health information management (HIM) program at Florida State College at Jacksonville or St. Johns River State College have the option to complete their internship at Mayo Clinic in Florida.
Mayo School of Health Sciences coordinates the clinical training experience for students from affiliated schools. The length of the internship is flexible and depends on the affiliated institution's requirements.
Your college or university maintains accreditation for its HIM program and can provide more information on program accreditation.
See accreditation information for Mayo Clinic College of Medicine.
To participate in the Health Information Management Internship at Mayo Clinic in Florida, you must be enrolled in an HIM program at one of these affiliated institutions.
Mayo Clinic in Florida is a comprehensive medical facility providing advanced programs in education and research that support the highest quality patient care. Campus activity is conducted in the Mayo Clinic Hospital and the interconnected Davis, Mayo and Cannaday buildings.
The ambulatory facilities provide clinical services ranging from primary to specialty care and advanced procedures. Mayo Clinic Hospital provides comprehensive inpatient services, including surgical and medical intensive care units, specialized solid organ transplant units, and advanced cardiac and neurosurgery facilities.
Graduation and certification
Program graduates are eligible to take the national examination to become either a Registered Health Information Technician (associate degree) or Registered Health Information Administrator (baccalaureate degree).
Hours vary based on the rotation requirements of your college or university.
Each year, the Health Information Management Internship at Mayo School of Health Sciences admits up to three students to complete their clinical rotation at Mayo Clinic in Florida. This ensures you receive close one-on-one instruction and a comprehensive educational experience.