Health Informatics

Special Interest Section
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Health Informatics section leadership
Chair Marcia Isakari
Treasurer Yi Lin
Vice Chair Manijeh Berenji

This section brings together physicians and other healthcare professionals who are interested in health information technology and issues related to electronic health records as well as a broader range of digital health. Its purpose is to gauge members’ information and knowledge needs and to educate members on health information technology through activities such as:

  1. How to select a suitable EHR for a medical practice
  2. Providing standards and member education about telemedicine
  3. Interfacing with other ACOEM groups regarding meaningful use criteria and tools for coding Industry and Occupation
  4. Interfacing with EHR vendors about EHR specifications and the needs of OEM practices 

In addition, the section will hold an annual in-person meeting in conjunction with AOHC.