ONC LogoThe UAB Department of Health Services Administration now offers free online health IT training for individuals currently working in a healthcare setting.

You can choose from three courses and earn CME or CEU plus a Certificate of Completion - online and at your own pace.

The training, six-week online courses offered multiple times throughout the year, is a partnership with the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC). The first round begins November 7, 2016.

UAB is one of only seven institutions awarded ONC grants to provide this training. The goal of this free online program is to train 6,000 incumbent health care workers to use new health information technologies in a variety of settings including: team-based care environment, long-term care facilities, patient-centered medical homes, accountable care organizations, hospitals and clinics.

Three Courses

Focus is on the following areas:

Topics include Accountable Care Organizations, Patient Centered Medical Homes, MIPS and MACRA, plus an introduction to precision medicine.

Topics include Community Population Health, Structured Accountable Care Approaches, Identifying Risk and Predictive Analysis and Population Health Management Interventions.

Topics include Big Data, Working with Data, Understanding Clinical Data and Risk Adjustment and Predictive Modeling.

Contact Us

Contact Eta Berner, Ed.D., at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information.