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How HIPPA Has Spurred the Evolution of Health Informatics

In 1996, just as the digital revolution was getting underway, the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) was passed into law. At the time, Congress recognized that advances in communications technologies would be transforming the healthcare industry. Since then, some advances have been made—but on the whole, progress has been uneven.

The question today remains fundamentally the same as it was then: What does HIPAA mean for the expanding field of health informatics (HI)? How do companies develop healthcare technologies that are HIPAA-compliant and that help healthcare providers, clearinghouses and other entities provide streamlined care? Read our blog below to learn more.

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Recent Articles

September 13, 2021
ROI, or, return on investment, is a basic calculation used by organizations or individuals to determine the value gained from a certain effort. You may be familiar with the term as something relating to the world of business more than healthcare.
June 21, 2021
The healthcare industry is evolving quickly in response to heightened expectations for improved accessibility and greater security. At the same time, the demand for health informatics specialists has grown, too, as meticulous minds are needed to gather, analyze, catalogue and qualify patient and provider data. For graduates of our online health informatics programs, the field of opportunity is vast, and considerable job growth is projected across the next decade.
June 03, 2021
With new technologies and improved business models, healthcare organizations can focus on a patient-centered approach to care. However, each improvement requires data to ensure consistent experiences and calculated actions.
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Spring 2022 Semester
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Spring 2022 Semester
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Spring 2022 Semester