Welcome to the home page of the Institute of Digital Health Sciences of the Faculty of Health and Public Services of Semmelweis University. Our portal is presented in new site design and content offering better opportunities for the students to have an improved access to information on their studies, the facts about the activity of our institute and its life.
One of our groups of activity dates back to 1986 when the information technology training of the students of the Faculty of General Medicine, Dentistry and the Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences was introduced in Hungarian, English and German languages. Further two main fields of activity of Institute is (i) BSc training of students of health care organisation, (ii) managing of the speciality of health care management organization, which the Institute has been doing since the academic year of 2005/2006. The training time of the speciality lasts seven semesters. Students admitted to the University are helped by the acquired knowledge in organising the information system of health care, which involves the knowledge of the systems, structures, operational mechanisms of health care institutions. In the possession of a wide range of economic and financial knowledge gained during the courses they are able to perform tasks related to financing health care and creating resources and besides, they are in capacity of basic knowledge of accounting and taxation.
Our objective is to train specialists who meet the requirements of the labour market and are prepared for the life-long learning and permanent education. The feed-back having got so far suggests we are on the right way, and this is the standard for us.