Online Master of Science Degree in Health Sciences / Health Care Management -
Health Informatics Concentration focuses on the application of
computer information systems to health care and public health.
Informatics extends beyond simply using the computer as a tool for
computation into the process of knowledge acquisition, storage,
retrieval, representation, and manipulation. A major focus of
Informatics is the support of information systems for reasoning,
decision-making, and learning. Health Informatics encompasses the fields
of information science, computer information systems, and educational
technology in support of health care delivery, education, and
management. Health Informatics is a body of knowledge and a set of
techniques to organize and manage information in support of research,
education and patient care.