For this assignment, please sign-up and join the Health Informatics Forum (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site.[] which is an online learning community with over 8,000 members from around the world! All FREE!!!!


  1. Please click on the link above or copy and paste.
  2. “Join” this site… it is free using your SCF email address.
  3. Then, complete/review Units 1-3of Introduction to Health IT: Health Management Information Systems  As you will see from this website, there is a lot of very valuable information! You may feel so inclined to peruse other courses and Units as well. I would suggest bookmarking this site for your future use if it is of interest to you!
    1. Unit 1 = What is Health Informatics
    2. Unit 2 = Health Systems Overview
    3. Unit 3 = Electronic Health Records


ASSIGNMENTAfter reviewing Units 1-3, submit a scholarly discussion using the content/concepts from the 3 modules after doing a TurnitIn self-check [keep editing and paraphrasing to get a Similarity Score <25%].

Please use the following prompts:

  • What specificlessons/concepts learned and include examples.
  • Why is this content important? How might you use this information in your work settings?
  • What level of knowledge do you have regarding healthcare informatics?
  • How do you currently “use” informatics in your work environment?

How to cite the Health Forum?

Health Forum- suggest citing/referencing as a chapter in a book found on pages 202-205 of your wonderful blue APA manual 😀Please include a reference/citation for each Unit.

Giannangelo, K., Johnson, C., Crockett, S., Flass, D. & Reynolds, B. (2012). Unit 1: What is

health informatics? In Introduction to health IT systems. Duke University. Retrieved



Last Updated on January 21, 2018