The Department of Health Management and Informatics at the University of Central Florida offers innovative academic programs in health management that prepare students for the challenges of a highly turbulent and competitive health care industry.

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Outstanding Alumni Award

>> More03/02/17  

Congratulations to Daniel Barr '04 on his receipt of the department's annual Outstanding Alumni Award at a collegewide celebration Feb. 28. Barr is vice president of operations at the largest children's hospital in America, Nationwide Children's Hospital in Columbus, Ohio. Learn more


>> More03/21/17  

Congratulations to Assistant Professors Meghan Gabriel and Danielle Atkins, whose abstract, "The Role of Health Information Technology in Adverse Effects Among Patients with Diabetes: Evidence from the National Ambulatory Medical Care Survey," has been accepted for poster presentation at the 2017 AcademyHealth Annual Research Meeting. The event will take place in New Orleans at the end of June. 

Gabriel also had a second abstract, "Biometric Technology and Two-Factor Aythentication for Security Capability Among U.S. Hospitals," accepted for poster presentation at the AcademyHealth Annual Research Meeting. This abstract was co-authored by Pamela Wisniewski from the UCF College of Engineering and Computer Science.

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UCF's program provided me the opportunity to expedite my student experience while attaining practical experience working within local health systems.
— Daniel Barr,  M.S.HSA, '04
“UCF was one of only a few programs nationwide that offered the course work and modality that met my needs. It is definitely a different way of learning, but I find the online modality truly a rewarding and unique experience for learning and collaboration.”
— Jennifer Hamilton,  Executive M.S.HSA, '14
The UCF Health Care Informatics progam has been the catalyst in needed to reignite my career.
— Guy Piasecki,  M.S.HCI, '12
The health care informatics faculty offered unique perspectives and provided me the ability to succeed in a dynamic field that is changing our healthcare delivery system.
— Ashley Swain,  M.S.HCI, '12
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