SCIS Department Presents: A Panel Discussion on Healthcare IT
Healthcare Industry is one of the most information intensive industries in the U.S. It also is an important segment of the American economy accounting for about 18% of the GNP.
Investments in Healthcare Information Technology (HIT) is seen as the crucial next step to both reduce costs and improve the quality of medical care. This has opened up a demand for IT/IS professionals in the Healthcare field. This panel will help you provide an overview of this complex industry and help you navigate career opportunities in HIT.
The event was held on March 28, 2011. Please find below two of the four presentations:
· Nanda Kumar, Baruch College
· Tom Fitzpatrick, IBM