BIOMEDICAL INFORMATICS

Biomedical informatics is the study, invention, and utilization of health computing solutions and systems. This field covers a broad spectrum of information relating to all aspects of health care, including, but not limited to, hospital billing, medical education, clinical and laboratory data management, medical and surgical diagnoses, medical imaging, biomedical modeling and simulation, and health sciences and pharmaceutical research.

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Related Career Titles for Biomedical Informatics

Biomedical Modeler

Clinical Information Manager

Clinical Researcher

Consultant

Data Administrator

Data Manager

Doctor

Grant Writer

Hospital Biller

Hospital Information Systems Administrator

Human Factors Engineer

Image Analyst

Informatics-Knowledgeable Medical Practitioner Medical Diagnoses

Medical Education Instructor

Medical Imaging Specialist

Nurse

Laboratory Manager

Library Systems Administrator

Pharmaceutical Researcher

Programmer

Researcher

Software Engineer

Teacher

Test Interpreter

Web Site Developer

Industries That Hire Biomedical Informatics Majors

Hospitals

Universities

Medical Schools

Pharmaceutical Companies

Computer and Software Companies

Public Policy Offices

Research Centers

Consulting Services

Medical Libraries

Medical Insurance Companies

Marketing Agencies

Military

 

Web Sites For Biomedical Informatics Majors

American Medical Informatics Association

HireRx

Biomedical Informatics Research Network

Biohealthmatics

Resources in the Career Resource Center

BOOKS

  • Job Choices for Science, Engineering, and Technology Students
  • Newsweek Careers 2000
  • Careers In Science and Engineering
  • The O*Net Dictionary of Occupational Titles
  • Job Opportunities in Health and Science
  • Guide to Careers in the Health Profession

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