Indiana Healthcare Informatics School - IN
Nursing informatics students may select from literally dozens of schools and universities located in the state of Indiana that offer nursing informatics programs. These institutions, including a few of the most prestigious in the nation, offer bachelor's, master's and doctoral degrees in nursing, with options for specializing in nurse informatics. One university’s nursing program is the largest school of its kind in the nation and the only school in Indiana to offer a full range of nursing programs including a doctorate.
Indiana nursing informatics programs provide students with the chance to gain clinical practice in a range of healthcare settings, such as hospitals, community health centers and patient homes in addition to course work in information technology, medical technology and healthcare issues. Selected degree programs give students the option of taking courses on-campus or off-campus. Nursing informatics students in Indiana can earn a master’s degree online from an accredited school.
An online certificate program in Healthcare Informatics is also available and addresses the needs of information professionals, clinical personnel and healthcare support personnel who want to increase their knowledge of health information technology and management of the complex social and organizational issues surrounding this major change in healthcare. This online certificate program provides an intensive introduction to the evolving field of medical/health informatics with an emphasis on the knowledge and skills in the application of information technology in healthcare.