The complexity of Health IT standardization efforts and the need for deep public health expertise means that senior public health program staff and public health informaticians are the most effective participants in Health IT standardization activities.
Public Health Professionals Participation Process within
National Health IT Standardization Efforts
Until academia “catches up”, most public health professionals can only become HIT standards experts and learn technical IT language through direct participation in the HIT standardization process.
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