Most administrators and clinicians lack the expertise to effectively collect, store and interpret this data, which explains why career opportunities for health informatics professionals have never been more promising.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), at least 2 million people in the United States become infected with antibiotic-resistant bacteria each year, and some 23,000 people die annually from these infections.
Though women make up 75 percent of the health care workforce, and are the primary decision-makers when it comes to their families' health care needs, they are still underrepresented when it comes to leadership roles in the industry.
Committing to a health administration fellowship is a great way to launch your career as a health care executive after you've completed graduate school. In this list, we've tried to capture great fellowship opportunities from around the country.
The Milken Institute School of Public Health at the George Washington University today announced the launch of an online Master of Science in Health Informatics and Analytics program. Beginning in January 2017, HealthInformatics@GW will develop the next generation of health innovators, who will leverage data analytics and IT-based solutions to improve patient outcomes and the quality of health care delivery in the U.S. and abroad.