The online Certificate in Healthcare Informatics program provides an intensive introduction to the evolving field of medical/health informatics and provides students the knowledge and skills necessary to the application of information technology (IT) in the provision of healthcare. This three-course comprehensive certificate program is designed for information professionals, clinical personnel and health care support personnel who want to increase their knowledge of health information technology and management of the complex social and organizational issues surrounding this major change in health care.
The College of Computing & Informatics is also a supporter of the Drexel University's Institute for Healthcare Informatics (IHI), along with Drexel's College of Nursing and Health Professions, the Dornsife School of Public Health and the College of Medicine. 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.
For more information on curriculum, please visit the Drexel University Catalog.
Visit Drexel Online for admissions deadlines and requirements for the Certificate in Healthcare Informatics program.