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Health Informatics Focus Areas – One Year Later

In October 2017, the Health Informatics graduate programs at UNE Online introduced three new focus areas  to give students the opportunity to shape their electives around individual career goals. Restructuring the graduate programs gave students the capability to specialize in one professional area of health informatics, ensuring a valuable return on investment. How are these focus areas helping students…

Ruthie Pearlman, Master of Science in Health Informatics Program

Student Spotlight: Ruthie Pearlman, Master of Science in Health Informatics Program

Ruthie Pearlman is a second-year student in the Master of Science in Health Informatics program. Here she tells us about her experience in the program, her vision for integrating seamless patient experiences with mobile health technology, and her advice for incoming students.  Can you tell me a little bit about yourself, and what encouraged you…

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The Benefits of Complimentary HIMSS Membership for Students and How to Join

As a  HIMSS Approved Education Partner (AEP) , the University of New England can now provide students complimentary membership to the global Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) organization. Moreover, through HIMSS’s Organizational Affiliate program, UNE Online can offer staff and students a plethora of resources they can use to succeed at their jobs and in the industry. This…

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Top Health Technology Trends & Insights

As we entered the second half of 2018, our Health Informatics graduate programs weighed in on the major trends we can look forward to seeing in healthcare. The landscape of the industry changes regularly, but some prominent tech improvements continue to stand out. The following three emerging health information technologies are advancing healthcare’s mission of delivering more efficient and…

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Top 5 Health Informatics Jobs on the Rise

As healthcare systems look to capitalize on big data and its endless applications, health informatics jobs have become increasingly vital. Consequently, as the health informatics field continues to accelerate, more higher education programs are emerging to meet the demand. According to the World & U.S. News Report on Online Health Informatics Masters Degrees , “obtaining a graduate degree in the health informatics field widens your opportunity…

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Webinar: Blockchain Practice & Principles in Healthcare

The UNE Online Master of Science in Health Informatics program is happy to present this webinar bringing together 3 experts in the field of blockchain. Rob Dolci, President, and CEO of Aizoon USA , a technology company specializing in solving challenges through innovation by designing and developing software systems for smarter factories and more secure networks. Todd Kitchens, a University of New England graduate from the College…

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Ambassador Spotlight: Janet Quiring – Health Informatics Program

Janet Quiring is a student in the Master of Science in Health Informatics program here at UNE Online. We spoke with her recently about her thoughts on the program, how she leveraged her strengths to find her practicum placement, and what aspects of real-life cybersecurity her practicum is exposing her to. Can you tell me…

American Tech Giants enter the race to improve Healthcare

The United States spends more than $3 trillion annually on health care, making it the fifth largest industry in the country. In 2017, ten of the largest American tech giants entered the healthcare race and became involved in health care equity deals valued at more than $2.7 billion, up 90% since 2012. As technology begins…

Infographic: What is Health Informatics?

Learn more about the field that intersects healthcare and health technology to empower people to lead healthier lives. The Master of Science in Health Informatics degree at UNE Online centers its approach around the student experience and how each student experiences education. We pioneer our programs to be innovative through technology, focused on three specific…

Elizabeth Zampino

Faculty Spotlight: Liz Zampino, Health Informatics program

Liz Zampino is an adjunct faculty member at UNE Online in the Health Informatics program and is long-time professional in the world of health informatics, focusing on mobile health application design and adoption. Recently we spoke with Liz about her background as a Health Informatics professional, and her experience at UNE Online. Can you tell me…

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Health Informatics Trends – with Liz Zampino

Liz Zampino is not only an adjunct faculty member at UNE Online in the Health Informatics program – she is also a long-time professional in the world of health informatics in the realm of mobile health application design and adoption. Last year she led a #HITedu Twitter Chat on behalf of UNE Online, on the…

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A Day in the Life of a Clinical Analyst

Megan Landry’s Health Informatics career path has included emergency room nurse, Clinical Analyst, and Clinical Informatics Manager, and she is now the Program Manager for the Health Informatics programs at UNE Online. In this post, she shares her experience as Clinical Analyst working within the field of Health Informatics. Background and work experience When Megan…