Health Informatics Degrees and Certificates

Health Informatics Degrees and Certificates

This page contains links to Health Informatics Degree and Certificate programs at universities and colleges. 

We list academic institutions that offer undergraduate, masters, post-graduate certificates and diplomas and other taught courses on Health Informatics.

If you know of an organisation we should list on this page, please email

If you have any questions about getting a degree or certificate in health informatics, try posting a question on the forum.

(Thanks to Changran Wang for help updating the list and removing obsolete links.)




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Admission Open for M.Sc. Health Informatics @ Manipal University, Manipal, INDIA

Dear Members, Department of Health Information Management, School of Allied Health Sciences, pleased to announce the admission for the 2nd batch of M.Sc. Health Informatics. Please find attached herewith the detailed brochure for your reference. For admission related query, you can contact: Dr. Rajesh Kumar Sinha Program Coordinator & Associate Professor Department of Health Information Management School of Allied Health Sciences Manipal University, Manipal – 576 104 Karnataka, INDIA Phone:…

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What it takes to implement and opensource EMR in a developing country

Hi all, I am trying to find out what it really takes to support a successful implementation of an open source EMR/EHR in a developing country.I posted these questions in another forum and now posting them here to see if I can get input from a wider group of people. 1. What does it take in terms of human resources-qualifications?? 2. Roughly how much time would one need to invest in terms of support? 3. How would you manage system upgrades/updates?? Presuming the system is not a pilot hence the…

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1 Reply · Reply by bersabeh boroumand 4 hours ago

clinical or technical

Hello, I just received an email from my college about placements. They asked me where would i like to fit in? clinical placement or technical placement. I am a dentist, so have clinical knowledge, but not sure if i can grow in clinical placements. What do guys think? I want to climb up the ladder in my job. im ready to fit it any placement provided it gves me opprtunity to grow in that field. I dont want t o get stuck in one chair, one job for lifelong. Suggestions please.

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Medical Graduate looking for honest feedback about job employment after health informatics degree

Hi. I finished medical school and am looking into health informatics degrees online. I found several places that offer it. My question being what can i really do with it persay? I mean whats the job market like as far as thats concerned. Everywhere i hear how much you can make depending 100k+ a year blah blah there's lots of demand for tech savy people in the health field,etc But not real honest responses about what positions really hire those with a masters in health informatics. I understand…

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1 Reply · Reply by Chris Paton Feb 11

job prospects

Hello guys, I am currently studying certificate course in HI from Toronto. I am a dentist from India. I had few doubts regrading job opportunities and salary. Is it a promising career? or should I plan something else. As I searched online, starting salary is very less in this field. Someone please reply.

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2 Replies · Reply by parabha Feb 8

Health Information Management Course

Guys! I am in Africa ( Botswana) interested in studying for either Postgraduate Diploma or Masters in Health Information Management as I have BA (Library and Information Studies) and currently a final year student for Masters in Archives and Records Management. I would like you to recommend any best and affordable institution offering the course online or on distance mode.

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5 Replies · Reply by Patrick Jan 30

Course/Certificate, Ask for Advice

Dears, I am a software Engineer (graduated from Computer Science engineering) with experience about 5 years in IT Field , currently i am working as integration specialist in a Health project; integrating laboratories to Lab Information Management System (LIMS), then integrating LIMS to online platform. i have finished HL7 course So what is the certificate/Course you recommend ? Thanks in advance 

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job prospects

What type of jobs can someone get with a bachelor's in health informatics ? I am planning to enroll in a bachelor's program soon and want to know the job out looks of it or your opinions . Will data analytics be big or will working for ehr vendors be the main setting?

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4 Replies · Reply by Chris Paton Jan 30

Career in Health Informatics

Hello Guys, I just joined the forum today and I am soo excited.  I have a Master's in Health Adminstration/ Health Informatics Concentration. Health Informatics is booming and many people do note even know about it. With hcr, quality concerns, and consumer expectations and reimbursment rates, there is a strong need for accurate information to improve patient outcomes.  Health informatics is booming  and I wanted to improve my skill set by becoming very knowledgable. I just recently received a…

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2 Replies · Reply by Amelia Pond on Friday