VA Health Informatics Certificate Program (AMIA 10x10)

VA AMIA LOGO The VA Health Informatics Certificate Program (AMIA 10x10) is the result of a partnership between VA and AMIA to train health care professionals in applied health and medical informatics.

Course Objectives

  • Explore how technology can be used to improve health care delivery in health care organizations

  • Acquire depth and breadth of knowledge of the principles of Health Informatics

  • Provide a theoretical framework of the design, development, and implementation of health information systems

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Participation

  • Targeted to individuals in formal or informal leadership roles in informatics at the facility, VISN, or national level.

  • Time commitment is approximately 12 hours per week for 26 weeks

  • Competitive enrollment limited to 35 students per session

  • Available only to VA staff

  • Interested Department of Defense (DoD) applicants should contact dha.ncr.dir-support.mbx.hi-eco@mail.mil for additional instructions

  • No prerequisites

  • No tuition or fees 

Program Requirements:

  • GS-11 and above; Nurse II and above

  • Not currently enrolled in an internship, fellowship or residency program

  • At least 2 years of employment in the VA

  • Not open to contractors
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Course Calendar

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Session

Spring
2022

Fall
2022
Spring
2023
Fall
2023
Course dates
January 3 - July 15, 2022 April 11 - October 28, 2022 January 9 - July 21, 2023 April 17 - October 27, 2023
Accepting Enrollment Applications


September 13 - October 18, 2021

CLOSED


January 3 - February 7, 2022

CLOSED


September 12 - October 17, 2022

CLOSED


January 9 - February 13, 2023

CLOSED

Applicants notified
By December 3, 2021 By March 4, 2022 By December 2, 2022 By March 10, 2023
AMIA Symposium In-person Session
(Local funding required - Optional attendance)

November 5 - November 9, 2022

Washington, D.C.


November 5 - November 9, 2022

Washington, D.C.

November 10 - 16, 2023

New Orleans, LA

November 10 - 16, 2023

New Orleans, LA

Last modified: Wednesday, May 11, 2022, 2:47 PM