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.

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




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UK Career Advice Sought

Hi thereI would appreciate any advice from those in the know.I am a UK graduate seeking a role within Health Informatics having taken a career break for the last four years.  I completed a BSc Mathematics and MSc IT nearly 15 years ago & subsequent to this have worked in various case officer roles within the civil service, which neither really utilised or kept my IT skills up-to-date.Unfortunately, financial and family circumstances mean that a PG Health Informatics course is not really an…

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1 Reply · Reply by Chris Paton 14 hours ago

Interested in Informatics World Need Direction

Hello everyone, I'm a nurse (RN) of 22 years. Just completed my BSN and ready to start an MSN program. I'm considering Nursing Informatics, but only know very little, enough to scratch the surface and what I know has peeked my interest. Does anyone have any good ideas where to start to look for more information on the Informatics field and opportunities? Thank you everyone.

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2 Replies · Reply by Katrina Powell yesterday

Are there any MDs or health practitioners that double as Health Informaticists?

Hello HIF, I'm writing a piece about medical doctors and clinicians who are also working as health informaticist, either for their own practice, or at a medical facility. This would either be because there is a lack of talent to hire from, an "if-you-want-to-do-something-right..." work ethic, or just out of the love of knowledge. I'm curious of the struggles and successes, and the benefits of having that 360-degree view of modern medicine. Thanks very much for any participation. 

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2 Replies · Reply by Ron Vatalaro Aug 27

Future career in Health informatics?

HI, I am Shankar from India, I did my  masters in Medical Laboratory Technology course and I am working as a Junior lab scientist now I would like to study in USA  in the field of  Health informatics or MBA Health care management . so which course will be the best in future? Please suggest me what is the future scope of Health Informatics in job prospective ? Please suggest me which collages or university's offering this course with placement? Waiting for your Reply Thank you in Advance...

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2 Replies · Reply by Emma Watson Aug 28

Influence the future of IBM healthcare technologies! Tell us about life in Healthcare IT...

Hi everyone - I work for IBM as a product manager for our worldwide healthcare integration and messaging offerings. As part of our ongoing design work, we are researching details of the different types of users who work in healthcare IT to better understand your work and what you need from your software. We want to create representative users (called 'personas') that we can use during our software development of healthcare integration technologies to ensure that future software enhancements are…

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Informatics Newbie: How do I get noticed?

Hello Everyone,  I am currently pursuing a Masters degree in Health Informatics. I am currently maintaining a 3.8 GPA and am scheduled to graduate December 2015. I have been told by people within the industry that I should be able to find a job while I am still in school. I have 5+ years of clinical background working in various types of patient care settings, which I've been told is a valuable asset to the field of Health Informatics.  I've been applying to entry level positions all around the…

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3 Replies · Reply by Chris Paton Aug 18

Graduate Certificate

Hi, I am thinking of pursuing a health information management graduate certificate degree from Portland Oregon.I have no prior work experience in this field, so will appreciate if someone can tell me what are the job prospects after doing this course for a fresher.  Thanks.

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2 Replies · Reply by akshita garg Jul 29