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Health IT SXSWi

Dr. Leanne Field, director, Health Informatics and Health IT at The University of Texas at Austin moderated a panel of experts at the 2016 SXSW Interactive Conference addressing the topic of Improving Physician’s Understanding of Patients. Dr. Field provided opening remarks followed by presentations from: Ruy Carrasco, M.D., Pediatric Rheumatology, Seton Healthcare Family, David McCallie […]

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I Got the JOB!

The University of Texas at Austin’s innovative workforce solution The College of Natural Sciences and the School of Biological Sciences at the University of Texas at Austin, in collaboration with multiple Health IT and healthcare partners, have created an innovative 9 week post-baccalaureate professional education program designed to “fast track” university graduates into the rapidly evolving […]

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Randy Bayas

HealthIT Randy Bayas

MORE ABOUT OUR GRADS! Talk to UT Grad Randy Bayas. He’ll tell you to talk to us. Bayas was about to graduate from the University of Texas with a B.A. in Biology and with no job in sight. He applied for everything from lab research assistant to national park tour guide to manual laborer at […]

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Health Information Exchange Laboratory Launches at The University of Texas at Austin

AUSTIN, Texas — The University of Texas at Austin formally launches its Health Information Exchange (HIE) laboratory this week. This laboratory simulates the national, state and local networks that are being developed to electronically exchange medical data. By providing physicians and hospitals with rapid, often immediate electronic access to medical information, HIEs improve the quality, safety and cost effectiveness […]

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Positioning For a Job in Health IT

Dr. Diane Kneeland featured in NeHC’s Webinar Series – Positioning For a Job in Health IT Read more…

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Careers in Health IT

Dr. Leanne Field Featured in NeHC’s Webinar Series—Careers in Health IT Read more…

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Enabling Trusted Exchange: Governing the Nationwide Health Information Network

Enabling Trusted Exchange: Governing the Nationwide Health Information Network Read more…

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College of Natural Sciences Health IT Program Graduates New Class

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College of Natural Sciences Health IT Program Graduates New Class The College of Natural Sciences Health Informatics and Health IT Professional Education Program added 63 more qualified professionals to the rapidly growing field of health IT at its graduation ceremony July 26. Read more…

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