LIS4785: Lecture 2: Health Informatics
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What is considered the Self-Care/Self-Management informatics?
-Consumer Health Informatics
What is considered Medical Management?
What are examples of Patient Education?
-Emerging technologies and health education
-Emerging technologies and self-management
What are examples of Health Communication in the eHealth Era?
-Online Health Information Seeking
-Quality of online health information
-Online social support groups
-Health literacy issues
-Accessibility and Usability
What are examples of Telemedicine/Telehealth?
What are examples of Health Information Management?
-Issues in Health
-Information Management and Standardization
-Health Ethics and Law Health Policy
What are examples of Health IT Systems?
-Healthcare application systems
What are examples of Design and Development of HIT Systems?
-Health Science Research and Evaluation
What can HIT be used for?
-Cessation Program (Ex. Smoking Prevention)
-Skills Building (Ex. Boxing/exercise app)
-Tracking and Monitoring Tools (Ex. FitBit)
STEER: ePatient Navigator
-Main Objective: Support breast cancer screening efforts in rural communities
-Intervention: Electronic reminder system designed via participatory approaches
-Intended Audience: rural, underserved women
-Funding: ~$350K via FL Department of Health Bankhead - Coley Cancer Research Program
-Collaborators: FSU CoM, FL Department of Health, TMH
FaceITFlorida: Interactive Video
-Main Objective: Encourage discourse about STDs and sexual health and promote risk reduction
-Intervention: Web-based interactive video produced using web-automated human interaction technology
-Intended Audience: Adolescents and young adults
-Funding: $12K via FSU
-Collaborators: FSU School of Communications; WAHIMedia; FL Department of Health
RU @ Risk?: A dialog about your health
-Main Objective: Encourage self-assessments and promote STD screenings
-Intervention: Tailored, web-based risk assessment tool
-Intended Audience: Sexually active young adults
-Collaborators: FSU School of Nursing, School of Communications, Thagard, DOH, GenProbe
-Funding: FSU-CRC; CON Internal Grant; GenProbe, $69K total
(Advancing Care and Treatment to Enhance Outcomes for Women)
-Main Objective: to investigate the feasibility, acceptability, and preliminary effectiveness of ActNow!
-Intervention: Tailored, mobile health intervention designed to improve the detection of depression and encourage treatment seeking
-Intended Audience: Pregnany women in community-based prenatal settings
-Collaborators: FSU School of Medicine, NF obstetric clinics
Why is there an urgent need for health informatics professionals?
-the average annual cost per person is greater than hospital care and clinical services
-there is more evidence of chronic diseases in population now:
*7 out of every 10 deaths are caused by chronic diseases
*1 in 2 Americans has at least one chronic illness
*Obesity has doubled in adults in the past 20 years; tripled in kids ages 2-11 years old
*1 in 3 babies born today will develop diabetes in their lifetime
*chronically ill patients spend 5x more n healthcare
What are the cost of all these disease? Listing from highest to lowest.
1) Cardiovascular Disease and Stroke
What are the Federal Health IT Strategic Plan Goals?
1.) Achieve adoption and information exchange through meaningful use of Health IT
2.) Improve care, improve population health, and reduce health care costs through the use of Health IT
3.) Inspire confidence and trust in Health IT
4.) Empower individuals with Health IT to improve their Health and Health Care System
5.) Achieve rapid learning and technological advancement
What is Healthy People 2020?
-Identify nationwide health improvement priorities
-Increase public awareness and understanding of the determinants of health, disease, and disability and the opportunities for progress
-provide measurable objectives and goals that are applicable at the national, state, and local levels
-Engage multiple sectors to take actions to strengthen policies and improve practices that are driven b the best available evidence and knowledge
-Identify critical research, evaluation, and data collection needs
Healthy People 2020
Objectives of Healthy People 2020
Healthy People Objectives