The University of Washington’s Clinical Informatics and Patient-Centered Technologies (CIPCT) Online Master of Science is offered in collaboration through the School of Nursing (Department of Biobehavioral Nursing and Health Informatics) and the School of Medicine (Department of Biomedical Informatics and Medical Education), both of which are among the top schools in the U.S. News & World Report for the past two decades. The UW School of Medicine has been ranked #1 in the nation in primary-care training for the past 19 years and the School of Nursing has been ranked in the top 5 Graduate Nursing Schools for over 20 years.
The CIPCT program has also been ranked in the top 10 nursing informatics programs in the U.S. News & World Report list for 2016.
We have also been ranked in the top 10 by independent web sites:
As a result of meeting HIMSS’s rigorous standards for quality health IT or healthcare education, the University of Washington Clinical Informatics and Patient-Centered Technologies online Master of Science degree program (UW CIPCT) has been named a HIMSS Approved Education Partner (AEP).
The UW CIPCT degree program joins an exclusive group of organizations authorized to offer HIMSS-approved healthcare and health information technology education and training programs that prepare candidates for advanced knowledge in health IT or healthcare. In addition, this curriculum serves as a solid foundation to prepare the student to take the CAHIMS or CPHIMS exam.