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1 Health Informatics Portland Community College

2 Health Informatics A discipline at the intersection of information science, computer science, and health care. It deals with the resources, devices, and methods required to optimize the acquisition, storage, retrieval, and use of information in health and biomedicine. Health informatics tools include not only computers but also clinical guidelines, formal medical terminologies, and information and communication systems. It is applied to the areas of nursing, clinical care, dentistry, pharmacy, public health and (bio)medical research.

3 National Priority $40 billion dollars allocated to provide incentives for meaningful use of health information technology through adoption of electronic health records (EHRs), create a health information exchange (HIE) and infrastructure to include 60 regional extension centers, 4 research centers, 15 demonstration projects and workforce development thru community colleges & universities American Recovery & Reinvestment Act (ARRA) through Office of National Coordinator for Health IT (ONC) Goal is to increase quality, provide currently inaccessible medical information, reduce costs, reduce the 98,000 deaths/per year due to medical record error reports Largest need in healthcare settings: Information Technology (IT), Health Information Management (HIM), Clinical Informatics (CI) but also in biomedical research, industry, and academia 70 Community Colleges will train 10,000 individuals per year in the 6 community college roles Up to 200,000 HIT workers needed to implement EHRs with a shortfall of 50,000 over next 5 years (US News) 58% of healthcare organizations plan to increase IT staffing in next 12 months (Modern Health Care)

4 Oregon Steps Up Portland Community College 6 month open enrollment award based on new/existing courses Umpqua Community College Centricity workshops & 3-class sequence for clinicians Mt. Hood Community College 6 month open enrollment certificate program based on new/existing courses Lane Community College Co-hort based intensive 6 month training for IT & healthcare training Blue Mountain Community College Focused on skill upgrade training for clinicians & preemployment training for students in Allied health courses

5 Labor Market Growth Indeed.com over 6000 HIT jobs in 1 st 6 months of 2010 HIT job postings increased 30% in the last year Monster currently HIT listings Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts much faster than the average job growth with very good job prospects Department of Labor projects an increase of 20% in next 10 years for Medical Records & Health Information Technicians

6 Mobile Adoption Support Roles Career Pathway 12 Job Roles trained by community college (*) and universities (+) - Implementation Support Specialist * (3 6 month certificate training for individuals with technical training) - Practice Workflow & Information Management Redesign Specialist * (3 6 month certificate training for health care or information management backgrounds) - Clinician Consultant * (3 6 month certificate training for health professionals) - Implementation Manager * (Training in any of above + administrative experience) Staff of Health Care Delivery & Public Health Sites - Technical/Software Support Staff * (6 month certificate training for technical specialists) - Trainer * (6 month certificate program for health professionals or health information management specialists)

7 Career Pathway - Clinician/Public Health Leader + (1 year certificate or Masters in Informatics on top of licensed health care/public health professional status) - Health Information Management & Exchange Specialist + (BA & Masters in Health Information Management & related fields) - Health Information Privacy & Security Specialist + (BA & Masters in information science) Health Care & Public Health Care Informaticians - Research & Development Scientist + (Doctorate in informatics or Masters for health professionals) - Programmers & Software Engineers + (Masters combining information/computer sciences & health domains) - Health IT Support Specialist + (Masters or Doctorate in ethics, human factors, interfaces, cognitive psychology, industrial/systems engineering)

8 Marketplace Realities Average American keeps a job for 2 years 40% of American Workforce is Contingent Contract, Temporary, Entrepreneurial Generalist to Specialist to Versatilist Slash/Combo Jobs

9 Entry Level Salary/Wages $20, $50,060 Range $15 to $25 /hour to start

10 Be Successful... Research & learn the terminology, acronyms, vendor products (especially EMR), and history of HIT Join e-newsletters & associations, blogs & webinars Develop your network (Linked In), find mentors & coaches Assess your transferable skills Prepare an outstanding resume Target & research IT organizations Upgrade your education with new skills & then market them to employers Choose a career that makes a difference... Add a new skill set that makes you more competitive...

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