Unit 8: HIT System Planning, Acquisition, Installation, & Training: Practices to Support & Pitfalls

Unit 8 is a unit where the core definitions and concepts of HIT systems planning, acquisition, installation, and training are presented.  A variety of different settings will be used as examples in the unit, including small office practices, community clinics, acute care facilities, and skilled nursing facilities. Students will conduct simulated user needs analysis, and using the lab EHRS, will identify gaps in meeting those needs.  Students will develop training plans for a variety of settings.



Careers in Health Informatics

Dr Chris Paton

This e-Seminar will cover how to develop your career in Health Informatics.


The seminar is hosted by Dr Chris Paton, a digital health researcher at Oxford University and Editor of the Health Informatics Forum. He is a Fellow of the Australasian College of Health Informatics and the UK Faculty of Clinical Informatics and worked as a medical doctor in the NHS and New Zealand before specialising in Clinical Informatics research at Oxford University. Dr Paton is Associate Editor for Sage Digital Health and BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making journals.

Tuesday 11th December 2018

7-8pm GMT, 2-3pm EST