Title

Educating Students in Healthcare Information Technology Is Community Barriers, Challenges, and Paths Forward

Abstract

As the IS community continues to tackle enrollment and growth issues across the nation, healthcare information technology becomes an attractive topic for the educators to embrace. Careful consideration and domain understanding are needed to ensure a suitable depth and balance in curricula.

Learning Objectives:

1. The intent of this webinar is to provide guidance to the IS community to support and promote successful HIT educational courses and programs

2. Help understand where does an IS educator look to begin with HIT education? and how do IS educators frame their vision for HIT curricula leveraging the discipline's strengths?

3. How to balance educational programs in HIT with research and clinical internships.