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Information Technology - Health and Medical Informatics

Endicott College

M.Sc. On Campus Blended
12 months
Duration
780 USD/credit
780 USD/credit
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About

As the entire health system continues to further their dependence on information and data, the importance of understanding and processing this data and the technology is becoming crucial. The Information Technology - Health and Medical Informatics program of Endicott College will help deepen your skills and knowledge in the growing health informatics field.

Overview

With new federal mandates requiring electronic health records (EHR), the field of health information management and technology is evolving.

Designed for business and information technology professionals who need to learn current and emerging trends; how to address privacy, ethics and security; and planned government and industry policies and programs in healthcare and medical technology.

The Information Technology - Health and Medical Informatics program of Endicott College offers a set of courses in technical topics and the management of information technology systems. Electives focus on technology, management, processes, and policies for the health and medical informatics field of study and profession.

Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this program, students will:

  • Facilitate the development and advancement of emerging information technologies to improve health care delivery and cost efficiencies
  • Gain an in-depth understanding of new and existing health information management systems within the context of the U.S. health care system
  • Become proficient in the "language" of health care, navigate the rules around using medical data, and obtain relevant information to assess changes to the health care system
  • Participate in the development, implementation, evaluation and management of information technology solutions to improve patient care and the health care delivery process
  • Utilize health information technology for decision support, knowledge management, strategic planning, and outcome assessment to optimize cost efficiencies in the health care system
  • Understand the business implications on security, privacy and policies

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Security Management
  • Systems Architecture and Analysis
  • Advanced Cloud Computing
  • Health & Medical Information Systems Overview
  • Emerging Health & Medical Information Technologies & Standards
  • Policies and Trends in Healthcare Informatics

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus, Blended

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
79
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Non-refundable $50.00 application fee. Application fee waived for veteran and military students
  • Two letters of recommendation (one academic reference and one professional reference)
  • Official transcripts of all post-secondary academic work sent directly from the institution(s) including confirmation of undergraduate degree, date confirmed, and any other graduate work
  • Essay of 250-500 words on career goals and motivation for graduate study
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) for all students whose native language is not English. Endicott also accepts an IELTS score
  • Interview with the program director (only required for some programs)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    780 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 780 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    780 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 780 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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