This free online course, Quality Improvement, introduces the concepts of health IT and practice workflow redesign as instruments of quality improvement.  It addresses establishing a culture that supports increased quality and safety. It also discusses approaches to assessing patient safety issues and implementing quality management and reporting through electronic systems.

This course contains 25 online lectures and will take about 30 hours to complete.

This course was authored by Johns Hopkins University and funded by the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT -  see credits for more details.

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  • My tablet keeps telling me the plug in is not supported every time I click on the lectures. Is there a place I can download them
  • Hi. Kindly let me know,
    1- how to register and start this program
    2- Do I have to complete this within certain days?
    3-Will I get a printed certificate of completion at the end of this course.
  • will i get certificate after completion and how will it be please
  • l have proceeded to unit 1 but its not playing how do l move forward
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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