About Health Informatics

Health informatics is a discipline at the intersection of information science, computer science, and health care. It deals wi th the re- sources, ?devices, ?and ?methods ?required ?in ?optimizing ?the ?acquisition, ?storage, ?retrieval, ?and ?use ?of ?information ?in ?health ?an d biomedicine.

Health informatics professionals design and develop information systems that meet the needs and requirements of management, users, and stakeholders. They oversee the development of high tech systems that allow for real-time communication, diagnosis, and consultation using video, audio, and web-based technologies. They develop the systems that adhere to policies and procedures for handling information to ensure patient privacy and overall security requirements. They seamlessly integrate the requirements of the many areas in an enterprise into one user-friendly system.


Job Profile: Health Informatics Professionals play following key role in healthcare as well as IT Industry

IT Health Advisor / Healthcare Executive IT / Healthcare Manager IT / Technical Consultant / IT Medical service Executive / Clinical Information Manager / System Developer / System Analyst / Health Information Technologist ?/ Healthcare IT Consultant / Clinical Informatics Analyst / Health Informatics Director / Chief Medical Information Officer / Healthcare IT project Manager


Program Objectives:

The ?course ?objective ?intends to ?impart knowledge ?and ?practical ?skills ?to ?understand ?the ?various ?aspects ?in ?the ?application? of healthcare informatics to provide quality healthcare, specifically by; Providing scientific education that compliments the theoretical foundation; Enhancing specialized knowledge of health informatics; Equipping students with practical skills and analytical approaches to identify and deliver healthcare IT needs.


Program Highlights:

The M.Sc. Health Informatics Program is offered jointly by?必威体育betway888 College of Health Professions (MCHP) and 必威体育betway888 School of Information?Sciences (MSIS), 必威体育betway888 with specialisation in
? ? ?Healthcare IT Management

This is a unique post graduate program designed based on health care industry and IT industry requirements.? This ?program? enables students? to ?become? an efficient ?and ?constructive ?Health? Informatics ?Specialist? with? help ?of? the knowledge & skills they acquired from intensive training & specialized curriculum. The course structure is designed in a systematic way that on completion, students acquire multi-task skills & have multiple options to choose their career from potential employers.


Broad Areas of Curriculum:

· ????? Health Informatics

· ????? Healthcare Management

·?????? Medical Language

·?????? Data Analytics

·?????? Internet Engineering

·?????? Health Economics

·?????? Entrepreneurship and Project Planning

·?????? IT for rural healthcare

· ????? Net Technologies

· ? ? ? Software Engineering





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Department of Health Information Management
必威体育betway888 College of Health Professions
必威体育betway888 Academy of Higher Education, 必威体育betway888 – 576 104
Karnataka, INDIA

Phone: +91-820-2922245 (O) Fax: +91-820-2571915

Email: ?him.mcoahs@manipal.edu , Website: www.manipal.edu




Key Dates & Deadlines


Jul 31 24

Jul ' 24

Last date to Apply


Tentative Course Commencement Date


Access to hospital facilities gives student hands-on training in procedures

Innovative Center
State-of-the-art Innovation Centre to facilitate multi-disciplinary research

Laboratories give students the opportunity for practical experience

Sports & Fitness
Marena is the world-class facilities with courts for badminton, tennis, soccer & squash as well as a well-equipped gymnasium

Libraries have publications on the latest developments in allied healthcare

Student Housing
Student hostels are their homes away from homes

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