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Carole Sanders

Carole A. Sanders
Associate Professor of Health Information Management

College of Arts and Sciences

Phone: 260.422.5561, ext. 2617


Office: Online

Office Hours

  • M, T: 3:30pm – 8:00pm ET
  • W: by appointment
  • R, F: 1:30pm – 6:00pm ET

Class Information

Health Information Management
Health Information Technology

Academic Advisor Roles

Health Information Management and Health Information Technology

Academic Degrees

  • MA, Health Information Management, The College of St. Scholastica, Duluth, MN
  • BS, Health Information Administration, Loma Linda University, Loma Linda, CA
  • Certificate, Healthcare Informatics, The College of St. Scholastica, Duluth, MN
  • Certificate, Cancer Information Management, Santa Barbara City College, Santa Barbara, CA

Professional Experience

  • 2008-2018 – Associate Professor/Instructor – Health Information Technology, Healthcare Administration, Medical Coding, and Medical Assisting courses at multiple educational institutions, both online and onsite
  • 2015-2016 and 2003-2004 – Inpatient Coder, CA
  • 2013-2016 – Program Chair, Health Information Technology, Anaheim, CA
  • 2008-2010 – Program Chair, Health Information Technology, San Bernardino, CA
  • 2004 – 2011 – Heath Information Management Director and Coding Director, HIM Assistant Director, HIM Manager, Privacy Officer, HIM Consultant – CA

Selected Publications/Presentations

  • Sanders, Carole. (2016). Healthcare Electronic Information Management – Chapter 4, Coding and Claims Process. Words of WIsdom, LLC, Shaumburg, IL
  • Sanders, Carole. (2016, May). Burns and Corrosions. California Health Information Association Journal.

Additional Information


  • RHIA – Registered Health Information Administrator – AHIMA
  • CCS – Certified Coding Specialist – AHIMA
  • CTR – Certified Tumor Registrar – NCRA-USA
  • AHIMA-Approved ICD-10-CM/PCS Trainer – AHIMA

Professional Involvement

  • Member – American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA)
  • Member – California Health Information Association (CHIA)
  • Member – Greater Orange County Health Information Association (GOCHIA)
  • Member – National Cancer Registry Association (NCRA-USA)


  • 2017-2018 California Health Information Association – Information Governance Committee
  • 2014-2018 California Health Information Association – Coding and Data Quality Committee
  • 2009-2011 California Health Information Association – Academics Committee
  • 2006-2011 Greater Orange County Health Information Association – Treasurer, House of Delegates