Health Informatics for IT Professionals
For professionals with IT backgrounds, the health informatics certificate for IT professionals will leverage your background in information technology and enhance your knowledge of the changing field of health care, a critical discipline to the burgeoning field of medical informatics. Students will learn from experts in medicine and health information technology who have been instrumental in driving innovate solutions and establishing national health care informatics standards.
To earn a certificate, students must complete the following four courses.
- MHI 401 - American Health Care System
- MED_INF or MHI 402 - Introduction to Clinical Thinking
and any two additional MED_INF or MHI courses.
In some cases, students who have completed equivalent coursework previously may be allowed to replace the required course with another course in the field.
Please note that courses completed in the certificate program cannot be transferred to the corresponding graduate degree.