Health Informatics #2

Updated: 2/7/2020
Health Informatics #2

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  • Education Requirements:- Bachelor's Degree (in healthcare administration or healthcare management) from an accredited institution - 2 yrs Experience in social service and/or the health care industry
  • Patient Advocate
  • What do they do?
  • Patient advocates look out for the best interest of patients. - They take care of and file patient complaints- Help decipher insurance policies ad claims - Explain patient rights- Work with loved ones of patients to help them best understand what to do -Provide resources during and after appointments/admittance
  • How much do they make?
  • Median salary: $62,161
  • Epidemiologist 
  • Education Requirements:- Masters degree in public health or related degree- Doctoral degree in Epidemiology or Medicine
  • What do they do?
  • Epidemiologist investigate patterns and causes of diseases & injury in humans. - They study diseases- Prevent Outbreaks- Create cures for diseases- Determine how to control, prevent, or stop the spread of diseases
  • How much do they make? Median Salary: $69,660