Concentration in Health Informatics
Lead Faculty: Dr Patric M. Schiltz
The Health Informatics Concentration focuses on effective and innovative use of information and communication technologies in healthcare organizations. Graduates are prepared to advance their careers as entry level health informatics specialists in a healthcare profession, support informatics teams and communicate effectively with healthcare and technology professionals.
Program Learning Outcomes
- Describe the requirements, design usability, product selection and life cycle for the software system that supports the different clinical and administrative healthcare information and communication technologies.
- Communicate effectively with healthcare and information technology professionals and staff working in the healthcare ecosystem.
- Demonstrate the ability to effectively use clinical and administrative healthcare information and communication systems.
- Design the quality improvement in a healthcare organization following the implementation of information and communication technologies.