Health information technology
Health information technology (health IT or HIT) is the area of IT involving the design, development, creation, use and maintenance of information systems for the healthcare industry. Automated and interoperable healthcare information systems are expected to lower costs, improve efficiency and reduce error, while also providing better consumer care and service.
Types of health information technology:-
EHR(electronic health record ):-
The electronic health record is the central component of the health IT infrastructure. An EHR or electronic medical record is an individual's official, digital health record and is shared among multiple facilities and agencies.