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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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 12 hours ago

Patient generated data: is it the solution to incomplete ehealth records?

The use of patient-reported outcomes to capture Review of System (ROS) outside clinic visits as stated by Arlene E. Chung, Ethan M. Basch (2015) not only improves efficiency and completeness, it improves accuracy of data collected and provides an opportunity of including patients voice into the EHR. Having a complete ROS also helps to determine Healthcare providers level of reimbursement. Despite some of the setback experienced with its use, capturing patients' voice could enhance…

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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 yesterday

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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1 Reply · Reply by Chris Paton Jan 24

The format of patient records (EHR/EMR)

Hi everyone Could anyone help me to explain what are the EHR(EMR- electronic medical record) formats/types and what are they? I did find that paper record and electronic medical record, but for more specific into EMR, I have no idea about it I also find out that PCEHR is one type of EHR, Thank you

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2 Replies · Reply by Tony Pham Jan 9

Health Informatics Forum

Hello to All- I just joined today and appreciate the opportunity that these courses are being offered by you. I actually missed the use of my voucher for the Health IT certification opportunities offered by the ONC via AHIMA, last year,  I was finishing up my degree and studying for the RHIT. However, I wish to know from the Administrator if after completion selected courses is there a Certificate of Completion or Certificate of Participation offered to students? Thank you in advance. Doris

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2 Replies · Reply by Dr Sheetal Kurkule Jan 16

Short courses

Hi all, I am interested in the below short courses. Please provide me with information on potential training institution/s. I prefer to attend a week long ones. Improving data quality Quality of health/HIV and AIDS service improvement Impact evaluation Advanced M&E Analysis of health/ HIV and AIDS data from secondary sources DHIS 2 I really appreciate your support in this regard Thanks Samson O.G.

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Nurses are expected to provide safe, competent and compassionate care in an increasingly technical and digital environment. With the development of computers and evolution of internet, Information Technology has had a positive impact on health care delivery system worldwide, particularly in the areas of disease control, diagnosis, patient management and teaching.Under Health Informatics umberlla Nursing Informatics is a contrasted area which means intersection of the information science,…

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2 Replies · Reply by B.kavitha Dec 10, 2014

Adjunct Positions Available - NSU's Biomedical Informatics Program

Adjunct Faculty Positions Avaliable   The Biomedical Informatics Program at Nova Southeastern University ( is currently accepting applications for adjunct online faculty members to teach graduate courses in the program. Successful candidates will have the ability to deliver high-quality instruction in a range of computer science courses with a focus on clinical/medical informatics, biomedical informatics courses (e.g., clinical informatics and public health…

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