Medical science and technology are key aspects of the healthcare industry. Technology supports medical science by facilitating the sharing of information and treatment of medical conditions and storing data about a patient’s medical history. The goal for healthcare informatics is to solve the challenges of enhancing patient care quality, privacy and security. In this essay, you will examine how healthcare informatics is applied to solve challenges in the healthcare industry.

Describe the functions and applications of healthcare informatics for overcoming three challenges in the healthcare industry.