Information technology is evolving rapidly and touching everyone in both personal and professional lives. Search engines, mobile technology and app based access has enabled information to be shared globally with widespread implications.
Health Informatics has now grown to be an integral component of all aspects of healthcare. With easy access to Internet, mobiles and computers, information technology is being used in countless ways to improve healthcare delivery, patient safety, and the relationship between the community, patients and healthcare providers.
As more people become conscious of their health needs, get insured and seek quality care, the demand for information technology that can accurately track patients and improve health care will grow.