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How Secure Is Your Data? Assessing and Mitigating Risks for Electronic Health Records

Electronic Health Records (EHR) have become common in the US with nine out of every 10 physicians surveyed saying that they have adopted the technology. In fact, EHR adoption and usage has more than doubled from 42% in 2008 to 87% in 2016. What’s more, up to 90% of hospitals have already integrated EHR technology […]

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Shift from Volume-Based Care to Value-Based Care

Change applies to many aspects of every life. Some of those changes are obvious, but some catch people by surprise, such as the changes that are currently shaking up the health care industry. There was a time when all that mattered to health care providers was the number of patients that they cared for, but […]

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Protecting Patient Information in the Age of Breaches

In recent times, over 1,000 health care organizations have experienced network breaches causing overwhelming amounts of protected health data to be compromised. Infiltrating the networks of health care facilities is an alarming trend among hackers, but what is the allure? Health care facilities carry some of the most sensitive reserves of data files across the […]

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How Mobile Devices are Changing Home Health Care

As mobile device use increases, so does the possibility for improving health care outcomes. From medication reminders to weight loss applications, it’s clear that mobile devices are significantly changing the home health care landscape. See the growth in home health care apps and how they benefit users, insurance companies and hospitals and where the future […]

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How Wearable Tech is Changing How We Manage Health Information

Technology is changing how we manage our lives and track important data. With increasing amounts of wearable technology available, patients are able to monitor and record their own health. This revolutionizes the doctor-patient relationship, providing innovative changes to the health care industry. This infographic covers: The advantages of wearable technology Rapid growth in wearable technology […]

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Hottest Health Informatics Jobs

As the healthcare industry continues to go digital, more and more organizations are searching for individuals who can bring them up to speed on new technologies and applications. If you’re working toward your health informatics degree, you may want to consider pursuing these hot job opportunities in the industry:   Add This Infographic to Your […]

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Technology and the Epidemic/Public Health

Did you know that 40% of consumers use social media to research illnesses? That’s why, as you work toward your Masters in Health Informatics, it’s important to gain an understanding of technology’s larger scale impact on health. Population health, for instance, is one area that is constantly evolving as doctors and patients gain access to […]

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Cutting-Edge Rehabilitation Technologies

′Getting a Masters in Health Informatics means learning the basics of the industry, understanding how to implement change within an organization, and honing many different skills associated with improving patient care. But most importantly, it means staying up-to-date with ever-evolving healthcare niches and the technologies that drive and change them. One such niche is rehabilitation […]

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The Intersection of Healthcare and IT

Healthcare and information technology are two niches that have not traditionally been associated. However, with the evolution of the healthcare industry has come the need to be more efficient, affordable and effective. That’s where health informatics comes in!

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How Tech Companies Are Changing Our Healthcare System

Health informatics is continually evolving and developing with the advent of new technologies. As you proceed with your Masters in Health Informatics education, you’ll learn that some of the most important players in the industry are tech companies. Learn how these companies are shaping healthcare in the infographic below: Add This Infographic to Your Site […]

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The Reality and Solution of College Plagiarism Infographic

With education constantly evolving in the digital age, important delineations of content ownership are blurred. If you’re thinking of or already are working toward your MS in health informatics online,  it is important to understand what is plagiarism and how to avoid it. In our latest infographic, learn what types of plagiarism are commonly committed […]

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Hottest Job Markets for the HIT Professional

If you are working toward or thinking of getting your health informatics Masters degree, you may be wondering what will come next. What kinds of jobs will be available to you? What state has the best job opportunities available, and what institutions are looking for HIT professionals? View our latest infographic for answers to these […]

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When Healthcare and Computer Science Collide

Two areas that you might not expect to even be mentioned in the same sentence are coming together to change the face of the medicine. The coming together of healthcare and computer science means higher tech medical solutions for the general public, and more job opportunities for those studying healthcare informatics online. Learn more in […]

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10 Healthiest States in America Infographic

An essential part of working toward your healthcare informatics online degree is gaining an understanding of who is healthy, who is not, and how technology can alter these outcomes. In UIC’s newest infographic, see which states qualify as America’s healthiest, and learn what got them there. How can we use technology to improve the health […]

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