Health Care Management Major Health Care Informatics Specialization

The specialization in health care informatics provides a strong, generalist foundation in this rapidly, developing science. This specialization is designed to prepare students for entry into the health care informatics field and to enhance career advancement opportunities. The course sequence emphasizes a strong, basic background in information technology and provides students with the requisite skills needed to prepare them to work with health care informatics applications such as use of the electronic health record and telehealth. Students who complete the health care informatics specialization will be prepared to analyze, design and implement technology systems within a health care organization. The sequence may also be taken as a certificate.