The American Medical Informatics Association (2019) defines biomedical and health informatics as the study and application of information technology to healthcare. This multidisciplinary field uses computing to solve issues surrounding human health and the delivery of patient care. Understanding these issues will keep you aware of an ever growing field and can help you in your practice. In this guide, you will find library and government sources that address various topics in informatics. 

General Informatics eBooks

Below are selected eBooks from the library that cover informatics topics, including informatics competencies and training for nurses. You can find additional eBooks on this topic by doing a search on the library homepage.

Here is an example search statement:

"health informatics"



American Medical Informatics Association. (2019). What is Informatics?