Safiah MamoonTitle: Health Information Technology
Department: Health Sciences (SC)
Division: Division of Health Sci & Human Services
Organization: Saddleback College
Alt Phone: (949) 582-4701
Safiah Mamoon MS, RHIT, CPC
MS Health Informatics (National University)
BS Health (CMPH College)
AS Health Information Technology (Santa Barbara City College)
Diploma Medical Assisting (Bryman College)
Safiah Mamoon is the Department Chair and Program Director of the Health Information Program (HIT) program at Saddleback College since 2013. She was hired as adjunct faculty at Saddleback in 2002 to teach in the Administrative Medical Assisting Program. She teaches various courses in the HIT program as full-time faculty since 2011. Apart from Saddleback College, she taught at North Orange Regional Occupational Program (NOCROP) for about 12 years. Apart from HIT, her 20-year teaching experience includes Billing, Coding, Clinical and Administrative Medical Assisting, Health Unit Coordinator, Medical Terminology, Anatomy and Physiology.
Her non-teaching experience includes medical assisting and health information management. She has worked in both the clinical and administrative environment of healthcare.
Certification & Credentials:
- Registered Health Information (RHIT) from AHIMA
- Certified Professional Coder (CPC) from AAPC
- Vocational Education Teaching Credential, Health Occupations, CSULB
Apart from teaching, she likes to travel. She considers herself to be a life-long learner.