Health Information Technology

Health Information Technology is the application of information technology relating to health and healthcare. This typically includes the exchange of health information, such as electronic health records transferring between healthcare providers.

Authors: Susan Chapman | Jacqueline Miller | Joanne Spetz

Topics: Health Information Technology, Long-Term Care

August 17, 2023
This article analyzes emerging health technologies that may assist, replace, and/or support recruitment and retention of the workforce in home and long-term care settings.
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Authors: Brianna Lombardi | Lisa de Saxe Zerden | Erica Richman | Ting Guan

Topics: Health Information Technology, Integration and Collaboration

August 2, 2023
This article in the Journal of Technology in Human Services presents 3 themes that emerged from a qualitative study seeking to understand how social workers document their work in electronic health records (EHRs) in integrated primary care settings.
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Authors: Cynthia LeRouge | Shahida Shahrir | Bianca Frogner

Topics: Health Information Technology

June 8, 2023
This rapid response brief provides an overview of the complex and evolving health informatics workforce.
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Authors: Erica Richman | Brianna Lombardi | Lisa de Saxe Zerden | Alexandria Forte

Topics: Diversity, Health Information Technology

December 7, 2021
This article assesses how well electronic health record (EHR) documentation identifies which health professionals act to address patient social determinants of health (SDOH) and what interventions are conducted.
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Author: Victoria Schoebel | Caitlyn Wayment | Maria Gaiser | Cory Page | Jessica Buche | Angela Beck

Topics: COVID-19, Education and Training, Health Information Technology, Telehealth

September 29, 2021
This article describes behavioral health provider perspectives on the use of telebehavioral health before and during the pandemic, as well as how policy changes impacted access to and utilization of behavioral health services in Michigan.
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