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University of Colorado College of Nursing

College of Nursing
Healthcare technology

Health Care Informatics

College of Nursing

The U.S. News and World Report 2017 Rankings of Top Nursing Programs are out, and our Health Care Informatics Program has ranked #6.

Looking for an exciting career that combines your clinical expertise with your passion for technology? The field of informatics provides opportunities for health care professionals to become leaders in the forefront of health care transformation through the use of provider and patient care technologies. Our online programs prepare you to plan, select, design and implement emerging technologies that advance consumer engagement, support clinical decision making, promote safety and drive quality care. Join us to earn your graduate degree in health care informatics or one of our many certificate programs.

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Welcome from the specialty coordinator

I am Diane Skiba, PhD, FACMI, ANEF, FAAN the specialty coordinator for health care informatics. Our online program has a long history in preparing the workforce for health care informatics positions. Informatics is a dynamic and rewarding field that provides the necessary infrastructure for creating new tools to support safe delivery of quality health care and is foundational to health care transformations. The informatics field promotes the use of health information technologies to serve as a foundation for a “learning health system” that include the active engagement of consumers, patients and their families in the care delivery process.

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