Health Informatics

The demand for skilled workers in the field of health informatics (HI) is growing rapidly in response to the need to deliver less expensive and higher quality health care. Careers in health informatics require skills in information technology (IT), health care, and management.

The Certificate in Health Informatics is designed for professionals with some health or IT background, and will provide skills in the interdisciplinary field of health informatics within a management context, as well as build skills based on your current area of expertise. If you are a health professional, you may need courses to increase your IT skills. If you are an IT professional, you may need courses that give you a better understanding of the Canadian health care system. The certificate will also serve internationally educated professionals who have a background in either area but need to understand the Canadian context.

2015 CAUCE Award of Excellence for Credit Programming Over 48 Hours

The Chang School’s Certificate in Health Informatics was given an Award of Excellence for Credit Programming over 48 hours at the annual Canadian Association of University Continuing Education (CAUCE) conference in Winnipeg in May 2015.

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