The University of Missouri team took second place at the 2016 CLARION National Case Competition in Minneapolis April 15-16... more
"Health information technologies have a great potential to improve patient safety and reduce cost of care," said Naresh Khatri, PhD, associate professor in HMI. "However, the benefits of these services have remained far from realized due to a lack of proper implementation. This study found that specific IT capabilities boosted employee efforts and flexibility, leading to improved patient care." more
The Health and Behavioral Risk Research Center (HBRRC) at the University of Missouri has been awarded an $2.13 million grant from the Missouri Foundation for Health to conduct a 2016 county-level health surveillance study... more
Drs. Julie Kapp and Brian Hensel have examined the usefulness of Twitter and developed tips for the scientific community on how to use the social media tool to advance their research from the lab to the hands of health policymakers... more
HMI was well-represented by five teams at the 2015 University of Kansas Regional Case Competition held November 13, in Kansas City. The team of Monica Godbee and Saniya Bhusari won 1st place in the First-Year Student Division! more
Dr. Hensel Contributes to Digital Storytelling Project
Dr. Brian Hensel, HMI Instructor and 2015-2016 Reynolds Journalism Institute Fellow, is exploring the opportunities for journalism to help the health care industry, which has been accelerating efforts to use storytelling to improve performance and help patients stay healthy. Check out his inaugural post for the project...
HMI would like to thank the following partners for hosting Health Management and Informatics graduate students for 12-week internships for Summer 2015... more
We are proud to announce the establishment of the Lanis Hicks, PhD, Scholarship Endowment to support students in perpetuity, honoring the 36-year tenure of Dr. Hicks as she retires from the University... more
Lindsey Lehman Wins MOHEG Student Essay Award
Congratulations to Lindsey Lehman on winning first place in the MOHEG Student Essay Award Competition for her essay titled "The Importance of Health Insurance Literacy"! Well done!
HMI MHA student Marvin Foster was recently profiled by the Mizzou Alumni Association on his transition from MU football to graduate student and future nursing home administrator... more