Presentation on theme: "Health Informatics in learning"— Presentation transcript:
1 Health Informatics in learning Dr Gary DysonBradford
2 What is health Informatics Integration of revelant clinic informataion in a way which is accessible
3 So not just the availability of information but also a process by which information can be filtered in a coherent mannerMust be appropiate to the user
4 Different types Email Blogs Websites Podcasts Libraries eg. Nelm Electronic Reference Guides eg. Gp Notebook
5 sLots of websites eg NICE allow you to subscribe to s of their latest summaries NICE
6 ProsEasy to useMost people understand sRecord remains in sConsNo filterNot searchable
7 BlogsA blog (a contraction of the term "Web log") is a Web site, usually maintained by an individual with regular entries of commentary, descriptions of events, or other material such as graphics or video. Entries are commonly displayed in reverse-chronological order. NELM
8 Pros Allow easy access to large amount of data Nelm blogs ConsNew and not generally understood yetNot every medical format produces Blogs
9 PodcastsA podcast is a series of audio or video digital-media files which is distributed over the Internet by syndicated download, through Web feeds, to portable media players and personal computers. Though the same content may also be made available by direct download or streaming, a podcast is distinguished from other digital-media formats by its ability to be syndicated, subscribed to, and downloaded automatically when new content is added. NPCI - podcasts
10 Easy to subscribe to Help to use time eg. Listen to in car One group of people opiionCan not search and compare in same way you can a blogLimitied topic matter at present.
14 ProsQuick easy to useConsReliabiltiy Of informationCan become out of date?Private company input ?influence of drug companies
15 Group WorkDivide into groups and try to find uptodate information using the different types of educational resources.Q What is the latest guidance on Swine FluTeams.1. Relevant blogs2. Relevant websites3. Relevant Refeence librairies4. Relevant Podcasts5. Relevant s
16 The FutureAs internet speeds develop it is likey that all information / software becomes web based.a. documents will not be stored on your computer but on the internet.b. computer programmes will not be based on your computer eg. google documents / powerpointc. All information will be accessible via your internet mobile device eg. iphone.