Defining Health Informatics

Campbell, Robert J.
February 2013
Journal of AHIMA;Feb2013, Vol. 84 Issue 2, p28
The article throws light on "Informatics". The author defines "Biomedical informatics" and offers comparison with "Health informatics." The sub-specialties of Health informatics is listed namely: clinical informatics, medical informatics, nursing informatics, dental informatics and public health informatics. The author states that a symbiotic relationship exists between biomedical informatics and related disciplines and sub-specialties. INSET: Health Informatics Positions.


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