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Informatics Nurse Specialists

Employment Prospects


Informatics nurse specialists work in hospitals, clinics, and nursing homes. They are also employed in health care consulting firms, universities, and corporations. The job closest to that of informatics nurse specialists that the U.S. Department of Labor provides data on is computer systems analysts, and there are 589,000 computer systems analysts employed in the United States. About 23,300 worked in hospitals, many of whom perform duties unrelated to health informatics, making informatics nurse specialists a relatively small, specialized—but growing—field. Related professionals, medical records and health information technicians, hold approximately 215,500 jobs, primaily in hospitals, doctors' offices, and nursing homes. 

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