Fueled primarily by ongoing changes in technology that are reshaping the health care industry — most notably the federally mandated transition to the use of electronic health records (EHRs) — one of the nation’s fastest-growing job sectors is the field of health c…
It’s no secret that health informatics is a fast-growing field spanning a broad spectrum of job opportunities that offer above-average pay. But you’ll likely need some additional training to get your foot in the door.
Since the passing of the HITECH Act requiring health providers to create and maintain electronic medical records for every patient, there has been a boom in the health care informatics field.
As data and technology continue to drive the evolution of the health care industry, the demand for health care informatics experts has risen steadily.
Today, health informatics — a discipline that combines information systems, data, communications and medical care —is revolutionizing the health care industry.