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1.1 Clinical Informatics

  • Scott Mankowitz
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Abstract

Clinical informatics is the discipline that results from the intersection between computers and medicine. According to the American Medical Informatics Association (AMIA), those who practice this art “transform health care by analyzing, designing, implementing, and evaluating information and communication systems that enhance individual and population health outcomes, improve patient care, and strengthen the clinician-patient relationship”.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Scott Mankowitz
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  1. 1.East Orange General HospitalEast OrangeUSA

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