health information technology field

Contributing in a Meaningful Way through Health IT

The Health IT field is extremely people-centered and produces a tangible outcome that impacts most everyone in society. The healthcare environment is rapidly changing, creating an ever-present need for qualified professionals to step up and contribute to important work that can make a true difference in the lives of others.

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Health IT in a Pandemic World | UMBC Industry News

UMBC’s Master’s in Health Information Technology program prepares experienced working professionals to fill a range of opportunities within the health care profession. This is especially important in today’s current pandemic and tomorrow’s post pandemic environment when accuracy and efficiency are critical.

Creating Profound Impact through Health Information Technology [PODCAST]

We recently sat down with Dr. Ian Stockwell, Chief Data Scientist for The Hilltop Institute at UMBC, to ask him a few career-related questions centered around the field of Health Information Technology. He offered us an up-close and personal glimpse at this dynamic field.

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The Health IT World | UMBC Faculty Focus with Paul Mulhern

If you’re interested in the Health IT world, check out this interesting interview we did with UMBC’s Health IT graduate program adjunct faculty member, Paul Mulhern. He explained how UMBC’s program sets students up for success and prepares them for the ever-changing industry.

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A Career in the Health IT Field | UMBC Career Outlook

The Health IT field is continuing to expand due largely in part to the large demand for care within our aging population.  Have you ever considered a career in HIT? If not, read on to find out more about the many benefits of this booming field.

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Planet-Seeking Spacecraft | UMBC Industry News

UMBC’s BUILD a Bridge to STEM internship program offers students an opportunity to work in small teams to tackle real world research questions. In this week’s Industry Roundup we take a look at how Northrop Grumman’s research in outer space is challenging scientists to ask important questions so as to get life-impacting answers, too.

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Overlooked Features in a Presentation | UMBC Industry Roundup

Instructional designers are in need, according to the Bureau of Labor and Statistics. And, it’s no surprise that presentation is everything when it comes to standing out above the competition. UMBC’s ISD graduate program prepares students for success by teaching the necessary skills to present themselves at their best. In this week’s Industry Roundup we’ll […]