As medicine and technology continue to intersect, bioinformatics is the science that is driving the future forward. This distinct discipline is a hybrid that draws on both biological and computer science expertise.
This article seeks to answer some of the important questions students considering a master's degree in health informatics might have about CAHIIM Accreditation.
Students with a passion for computers and for helping people make healthy choices may find nutrition informatics a challenging and rewarding career path. Nutrition informatics is a hybrid career. It bolsters nutrition science with technology to improve the speed, efficiency and accuracy of medical record keeping.
Overcoming obstacles and working on being her best has become second nature to Herlende Saint-Phard. She is the sole provider for her daughter Ami-el, and is proving to the world the strength of a mother’s love, the power of positivity, and that the American dream is still alive and well.
This article tackles balancing a busy schedule with earning a master's degree online. We provide some statistics on online student success as well as tips to manage your time effectively.
Physician Nakul Karkare is among several doctors whose work in digital medicine is being profiled in a series of articles to address the issue from the perspective of healthcare professionals.
Healthcare informatics professionals are enjoying satisfying work lives, along with the security of knowing their field is enjoying strong and sustained growth
Biomedical Informatics is an interdisciplinary field seeking to study and advance the use of biomedical data for scientific study, problem solving and charting the best path to improve human health.
In healthcare, data mining has proven effective in areas such as predictive medicine, customer relationship management, detection of fraud and abuse, management of healthcare and measuring the effectiveness of certain treatments.
As technology continues to transform the way healthcare organizations send and receive patient data, cybersecurity can no longer be considered an option. Healthcare data continues to become more digital, making it easier for hackers to get their hands on private health-related information.
Tampa should be at the epicenter of digital health for the foreseeable future, as changing health reforms, an aging population and new technology have brought about opportunities to attract top healthcare businesses and people.
Certificate programs often cost less, take less time to complete, and involve a more subject-specific field of study. Learn about more benefits of a Health IT certificate here.
Dr. Jonathan Kaplan, a board-certified plastic surgeon at Pacific Heights Plastic Surgery in San Francisco, champions the electronic push, which is quickly replacing the more traditional paper-record system.
The objective of CDM processes is to provide high-quality data by eliminating mistakes and accumulating the most data possible for analysis.
Just given the title of the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions (HELP) Committee one can clearly see they have oversight of a lot of U.S. policy and legislation initiatives. This article focuses on the "H" of the HELP Committee and how it informs eHealth policy.
Managing conflict is an unavoidable part of almost any career, and the distinctive nature of a health informaticist's work can make conflicts more frequent, and more essential to manage, than those in many other fields.
Like many others, Dr. Athanasios Tsalatsanis’s career path was untraditional. The University of South Florida health informatics professor began his career as an industrial engineering student. When his research mentor needed help on a federally funded project to create decision support systems for terminally ill patients, Tsalatsanis was intrigued.
Optimism continues to predominate the health IT industry, according to a recent survey of professionals in that field. Learn about the survey findings of working and prospective health IT industry professionals.
Providers in today's healthcare industry increasingly rely on data and technology to provide treatments for patients. Clinical informatics can be applied in a range of healthcare settings including hospital, physicians practice, military and others.
Analytics data is increasingly being used to customize training regimens and optimize physical performance for athletes across a spectrum of professional and college sports.