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Clinical informatics critical to reform
Healthcare IT News

The growth and maturity of clinical informatics over the past decade has been a prime catalyst in positioning the healthcare industry for the changes posed by reform measures. By understanding the process of analytics, clinical informatics specialists say healthcare providers have the insight necessary to make the process adjustments in the future.

“Clinical informatics will serve as the foundation for all aspects of successful healthcare reform initiatives as they are instituted,” said Greg Chittim, director of analytics and performance improvement for Burlington, Mass.-based Arcadia Solutions.