Institute For Healthcare Informatics
Drexel University's Institute for Healthcare Informatics is an initiative supported by CCI, the College of Nursing and Health Professions, the School of Public Health, and the College of Medicine. It is based at the College of Computing & Informatics. An inherently interdisciplinary field, healthcare informatics puts the needs of people at the center of health information technology solutions. IHI brings together educators, researchers, and professionals from all healthcare sectors, information technology, and the information sciences who are well equipped to solve the complex tasks of system design, organizational change, and usability that are needed to achieve a 21st century health system. Located in Philadelphia, with its rich history in the health professions and offering leading programs in the health professions and information science and technology, Drexel is positioned to prepare the workforce to meet the nation's goals in health information technology (HIT).