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Workforce Trends

8:45am - 9:35am Monday, March 9
Orlando - Hyatt Regency
Hyatt - Manatee Springs
Additional Registration
Extra Fee


The nature of health information and technology is changing and growing at a rapid pace. This is resulting in career opportunities that are evolving quickly. The job titles, requirements, and responsibilities are still being defined yet there are clear market trends that are important for emerging professionals to recognize and understand. This session will focus on detailing how the evolution of health information technology careers is lending emerging professionals opportunities that were unavailable just a few years ago. Details will be provided on the wide variety of roles available in the market today, where the industry is headed, and the skills and knowledge that are sought after. Tips on how to take advantage of these trends in your career and positioning yourself properly will be highlighted.


Learning Objectives

  • Analyze the types of resources available for career and workforce skill development
  • Illustrate where the industry is headed and the career opportunities that exist
  • Examine the attributes, experience and soft skills needed in the workforce for the industry’s future


Chair, Department of HIIM,
The College of St. Scholastica

Continuing Education Credits



Clinical Informaticists
Early Careerist
IT Professional