Health Informatics

A health informatics professional uses a tablet.
November 28, 2023
Health informatics translates big data into actionable health care strategies and policies. Power, speed and capacity make artificial intelligence a highly effective informatics tool.
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August 16, 2023
Health informatics salaries vary by location; learn where professionals earn top pay. An Online MSHI from University of Pittsburgh can bolster your credentials in any job market.
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June 6, 2023
To become a health care data analyst, earn an MS in Health Informatics, and gain expertise in data mining and visualization, machine learning, statistical analysis, and database management.
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September 29, 2022
If your goal is to positively impact patient care, medical administration, public health and scientific research, there's no better time to earn an MSHI at the University of Pittsburgh.
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August 11, 2022
Maybe you're asking yourself, "Is a master's in health informatics worth it?" The answer is yes.
A man sits with his legs crossed as he reviews data on an iPad screen.
August 4, 2022
Health informatics is the future of medicine and medical research. As the rate of data generation in health care has increased, so has the need for qualified domain experts capable of working with Big Data in this complex sector.
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August 2, 2022
Informaticists are already some of the highest earners in non-clinical health care jobs. However, informatics specialists with the following skills can earn even more.
A female medical professional wears a white lab coat while looking at radiographic film.
May 16, 2022
Patient care and medical research generate massive quantities of data, so the job outlook for professionals in informatics, health data analytics and health IT is strong. Here's how to switch careers to work in these fields.
Glossary of Common Medical Terms
March 3, 2022
In the field of medicine, professionals use their own terminology to describe parts of the body and phenomena related to medical issues. Knowing what these terms mean is crucial to any job in a medical setting, so it’s important to study and learn common medical terms if you intend to pursue a career in medicine, […]
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January 24, 2022
Many frontline health care workers earn an online master's in health informatics program in order to take on new roles with more regular hours, less stress and remote work opportunities.