School of Computing

Health Informatics

Health Informatics

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Prepare for the digital future of healthcare.

Learn key concepts of using digital technologies to benefit patients, with Health Informatics training for healthcare professionals:

  • designed to meet the needs of NHS staff – suitable for Clinicians, Nurses, Pharmacists, IT personnel, Clinical Coders, and other healthcare professionals interested in learning about Health Informatics
  • latest knowledge delivered by leading academics and experts
  • brand new course by Newcastle University co-developed with Health Education England North East and North Cumbria
  • no prior knowledge on any of the topics needed
  • flexible learning in half day sessions which can be booked individually, or as the whole course of 10
  • includes light refreshments

"An amazing collaboration between the Institute of Coding at Newcastle University and Health Education England (NE & N Cumbria). This ground breaking programme, the first to be accredited by the Faculty of Clinical Informatics, aimed at clinicians in all health service professions new to Informatics will help develop CCIOs and CIOs of the future."

John Davison, Consultant Geriatrician, Associate Dean, Health Education England (NE & N Cumbria).

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CPD accredited by Faculty of Clinical Informatics

Taught at a centrally accessible location on the Newcastle Helix site, next to St. James Metro and a short walk from Newcastle Central Station and the city centre.

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