Health Informatics is a discipline of science, which deals with intersection of information science, computer science, medical informatics, health care informatics. It is applied to many areas of science like pharmacy, dentistry, public health. health informatics is a branch of medical science, which has varied applications. It involves applications of information technology, cognitive science, epidemiology, Public health surveillance. Health informatics encompasses issues personal to global ranging. Health informatics also has a good application in improving Quality of Life, besides quality of care. Some of the applications of health informatics are, maintaining electronics patientâs record. Evidence based clinical decision support systems.
Last date updated on August, 2014