by Tim Benson
The aims and scope of the second edition are unchanged from the first edition. The major market is in health informatics education. The three part format, which covers principles of health interoperability, HL7 and interchange formats, and SNOMED CT and clinical terminology, works well.
In the US, The ONC (Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology) has estimated that the HITECH stimulus will create more than 50,000 new jobs for health informatics professionals, who need to be educated.
Publisher: Springer London
Publication date: 5/31/2012
Series: Health Information Technology Standards Series , #0
Edition description: 2nd ed. 2012
Edition number: 2