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HIMSS Virtual Career Fair 2012

The first ever HIMSS Virtual Career Fair, being held in the HIMSS virtual world, has now secured its lineup of speakers.  And the event promises to be like none other for virtual event career networking education and opportunities. The demand for all types of skill sets in health IT and all levels of experience has […]

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UT Health IT to Participate in “Healthy Ideas Showcase”

The UT Health IT Certificate Program was selected to participate in the “Healthy Ideas Showcase” hosted by the Bipartisan Policy Center and Seton Healthcare Family on October 7 from 9am to 2pm. The day-long event, featuring national and local health care leaders, will highlight significant progress in health professional workforce development and new models of […]

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University-Based Training: A Look at Texas’ PURE-HIT Program

The Program of Assistance for University-Based Training (UBT), which is part of the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology’s (ONC) Workforce Development Program, is designed to rapidly and sustainably increase the availability of individuals qualified to serve in specific health information technology (health IT) professional roles requiring university-level training.  Read more…

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Health IT Program Gets New Home In Hackerman Building

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The College of Natural Sciences Health Information Technology program, held up as a national model for health IT education by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology, has a new home starting June 1. Read more…

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UT HIT a Home Run!

The year 2010 proved to be quite momentous for the University of Texas at Austin’s newly-established Health Information Technology – or Health IT (aka HIT)… Read more…

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Federal, private money helps training program

August 30, 2010 – Federal, private money helps training program UT’s efforts to train medical and computer science students to develop new electronic health records are getting a boost from federal and private assistance. Read more…

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Health Information Technology Program

Health Information Technology Program Receives $2.7 Million in Federal Funding, Graduates First Class of Students This Summer The University of Texas at Austin’s new Health Information Technology program has received $2.7 million as a part of the Professional University Resources and Education for Health Information Technology (PURE HIT) consortium project… Read more…

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Healthcare IT News: UT Austin receives $2.7M grant to train health IT workers

Healthcare IT News: UT Austin receives $2.7M grant to train health IT workers The University of Texas at Austin’s new Health Information Technology program is being bolstered by a $2.7 million federal grant that will support four programs aimed at “fast tracking” university graduates into the field of healthcare information technology. Read more…

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