Abir Ghazi al-Harbi
Head of The Department of Health Informatics
Welcome to the Program of Health Informatics at Inaya Medical Colleges. Health Informatics Program focus on preparing health informatics professionals to be a driving force in the improvement of healthcare quality and safety in Saudi Arabia. The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia requires trained specialists in the fields of health informatics to facilitate the transition from the traditional paper-based healthcare systems into a large-scale implementation of health information systems. The program facilitates the achievement of personal growth and professional development of the students through a multidisciplinary educational approach. Students will have field visits to investigate a real problem in healthcare environment in order to analyses the problem and develop a health information technology solution. At the end of the program, students will undergo an internship program in which they have practical experience using real health information systems in a number of approved healthcare organizations. Once again welcome, and we in the Health Informatics College hope that our students enjoy a positive and productive time here in the college.