The Healthcare Analytics concentration of the Master of Science in Health Informatics (MSHI) from USF Health’s Morsani College of Medicine enables you to position yourself as a leader in the digital reorganization of the nation’s healthcare system.
Deep knowledge of healthcare analytics will allow you to make effective use of the vast volume of digital data to improve healthcare operations and delivery. Healthcare analytics jobs are vital for hospitals, clinics, private practices and other organizations to ensure their computing infrastructure meets the evolving needs of its administrators, providers and patients.
USF Health’s MSHI Healthcare Analytics program requires 32 credit hours (11 courses) to complete, while competitive programs require 33-45 credit hours (12-15 courses).
Prospective students who would benefit from this program include graduates of a health informatics program, physicians, nurses or pharmacists who wish to gain a greater understanding of statistics, data mining, management, and reporting, as well as students with an engineering background interested in healthcare applications.
Essentially, this program is for anyone who needs a solid grounding in how analytics are used to improve clinical and organizational processes and outcomes and make data-driven decisions in the healthcare industry.
The program is designed for the edification of clinicians and health professionals who want to lead the future of digital data use in healthcare, as well as working IT professionals and others who want to move into the healthcare industry with an analytics role.
A Master of Science in Health Informatics with a concentration in Healthcare Analytics provides a working knowledge of the tools necessary to shape the collection, management, analysis, reporting and sharing of healthcare data and information to support decision-making.
You’ll improve your ability to think analytically, implement creative problem-solving and encourage organizational strategists to make data-driven decisions.
*Students must meet all exam eligibility requirements outlined.
**CAPM® seekers will need to enroll in HIM6664-Healthcare Project Management, an elective in the MSHI Healthcare Analytics degree track in order to gain knowledge relevant to the certification exam.
Known nationally for its innovative curriculum with an emphasis on improving healthcare through interprofessional education, research and clinical activities. MCOM is uniquely equipped to focus on integrating health informatics with modern healthcare delivery. Trained clinicians and IT professionals with experience working in hospital wards, emergency rooms and clinics are best qualified to blend informatics with medical knowledge and have special insight into the tools required for healthcare decision making.
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The University of South Florida (USF) is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools’ Commission on Colleges to award associate, baccalaureate, master’s, specialist and doctorate degrees.
Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097, or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of the University of South Florida.
The master’s degree in health informatics program is in Candidacy Status, pending accreditation review by the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM).
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SUMMER 1 – 2021
|Application Deadline||April 16, 2021|
|Start Date||May 3, 2021|
|End Date||June 27, 2021|
SUMMER 2 – 2021
|Application Deadline||June 11, 2021|
|Start Date||June 28, 2021|
|End Date||August 22, 2021|
FALL 1 – 2021
|Application Deadline||August 6, 2021|
|Start Date||August 23, 2021|
|End Date||October 17, 2021|
FALL 2 – 2021
|Application Deadline||October 1, 2021|
|Start Date||October 18, 2021|
|End Date||December 12, 2021|
SPRING 1 – 2022
|Application Deadline||December 17, 2021|
|Start Date||January 10, 2022|
|End Date||March 6, 2022|