Program Competencies

Upon completion of the HealthInformatics@GW program, you should possess the following functional competencies: 

  • Effectively manage organizational change and promote organizational and clinical excellence through technology
  • Manage health services organizations’ strategic and technological initiatives
  • Become a champion of new technologies and methods to solve complex health care issues
  • Manage information resources to assist in effective decision-making and clinical management
  • Apply law and policy knowledge, along with a key understanding of quality outcome, population and community health issues
  • Continuously improve both business and clinical outcomes of health services organizations
  • Apply concepts of health informatics into areas of clinical care or research
  • Consistently use ethical decision-making practices
  • Solve a real-world issue related to health care

Take the Next Step

Are you ready to advance your career in health informatics? To take the next step toward earning your online M.S. in Management of Health Informatics and Analytics from GW, request more information today.

HealthInformatics@GW is a Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMMS) Approved Education Partner (AEP), which means the program meets HIMMS’ standards for effective health information technology and health care education. With this partnership, our online M.S. in Management of Health Informatics and Analytics is recognized as an active, high quality program that provides professionals with the skills and values they need to optimize health care delivery and make informed decisions using technology and data.