Healthcare informatics is the intersection of information science, computer science, and health care. This field deals with the resources, devices, and methods required to optimize the acquisition, storage, retrieval, and use of information in health and biomedicine. The course is intended to provide the students with a solid foundation and current best practices of the healthcare informatics for successful delivery of patient care. This course also provides comprehensive coverage of fundamental concepts, tools and skill sets to contribute to the application of e-health and health informatics for optimal healthcare delivery.
Module 1: Introduction to Healthcare Informatics
Module 2: Health IT Standards (HL-7, HITSP, ONC)
Module 3: Health Information Exchange (ICD-10, CPT, NDC, RxNorm, LONIC and SNOMED CT)
Module 4: Data Standards in Healthcare (EHR, EMR, PHR)
Module 5: Healthcare- IT – Selecting Complementing software systems
Module 6: HITECH, PPACA and HIPAA Act
Module 7: IT Sourcing, Security and Governance in Healthcare Sector
Module 8: Introduction to Big Data Analytics
Module 9: Data Management and Data Warehousing
Module 10: Data Analysis and Data Visualization
Module 11: Implementation of Big Data Analytics in Healthcare Industry
Module 12: Performance Measurement, Reporting and Area Application of informatics in Healthcare sector.
Module 13: Industry Based Case Studies .
Graduation/ B.tech/ B.Sc. in Microbiology/ Life Sciences/ Botany/ Zoology/ Food Science/ Food Technology/ BE/ B.Pharma/ MBBS/ BDS/ BHS/ BUMS/ BAMS or any other discipline. Diploma holders are eligible for our Executive Diploma, Industry Certificate, and Certificate Programmes.
Minimum duration to complete this programme is 1 year and maximum is 2 years.
The registration dates for this bi-annual executive programme run by the Institute are updated timely on the webpage. Effective E-learning tools incorporated into the design of the webpage make the course lectures, online live classes and study material easily accessible. This gives a huge window of self-regulated and self-paced performance to the participants.
A comprehensive study material for all the modules in hard copies ensuring the needs of the audience. The accompanying training material is appropriately aligned with the current Industry’s expectations.
IGMPI follows a credit system based on all learning activities involved in studying for all PG Diploma, Executive Diploma and Certificate Programmes. Each of your modules is equal to 4 credits. To successfully complete the programme, you will have to earn all the credits assigned to your programme.
All the participants are obliged to timely submit completed assessment assignments (during the course, usually after every module) and appear for an online exam at the end of the course. After successful completion, the participants will be awarded Post Graduate Diploma in Healthcare Informatics by Faculty of Healthcare Administration, IGMPI. For all the above-mentioned modules elaborate course material, self-assessment assignments and project work details would be provided by the Institute from time to time. Details get updated on the webpage as well.
The Institute has partnered with many organizations for providing with placement assistance to in its participants. Besides, it has a robust placement cell comprised of senior level Human Resources professionals and Talent Acquisition experts which maintains close links with business and industry. This cell is continuously engaged in promoting the employability of our participants and encouraging the concerned Human Resources department and Hiring Managers to recruit/hire our participants for their vacant positions. The efforts of our placement cell also include helping with professional resume writing & interview skills.
In recent months the Institute has witnessed more and more participation from professionals working with global healthcare giants like Syngene International, GSK , Eli Lilly & Company, Pfizer, Copymonitor, GeBBS Healthcare, Abbott Healthcare, Cellbeans, Polevault, Meddiff, NextGen, Philips, Wipro, GE Healthcare etc.
In today’s world, opportunities for people with degrees in health informatics are quite high and expected to skyrocket in the coming years. Demand for health informatics jobs is predicted to increase leaps and bounds. Medical facilities from hospitals to nursing homes are finding it tough to find qualified professionals to help successfully bridging the gap between manual record-keeping and electronic health and medical records. Professionals can work as Informatics Analyst, Clinical Informaticist, Electronic Medical Record Keeper, Informatics Specialist, Chief Medical Information Officer, Health Informatics Consultant.
Placement testimonials: Our alumni are working with Fortune 500 and global Pharmaceutical, Food and healthcare giants like