Furthermore, the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health (HITECH) Act, part of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA), created an opportunity to improve the performance of the nation’s health system through significant investment in healthcare IT. Administered by the Department of Health and Human Services and led by the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC), this initiative provides an important step towards harnessing the full potential of digital technology to prevent and treat illnesses and to improve health.
Feel confident you’re getting a quality education at your own speed. Courses in the Master of Health Administration program are aligned with standards by the Association of University Programs in Health Administration (AUPHA), American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE), National Center for Healthcare Leadership Competencies (NCHL) and Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS). Our Master of Science in Nursing is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)*. You’ll have access to career tools and coaches, guiding you and helping you earn your on-campus or online health informatics degree.