The mission of the Office of Public Health Informatics is to promote, foster and coordinate innovative collaborative solutions for the optimal use of information and technology, to improve the health of all Utahns.

The Office of Public Health Informatics is a partner of the Rocky Mountain Center of Excellence at the University of Utah.

Public Health Informatics is the science and practice whose mission is to provide

the right information

  at the right time

     to the right people

         for the right decision and action

             in the right format

                 to improve public health.


Jeffrey Duncan, Wu Xu and Colleagues at the Center for Health Data and Informatices, Utah Department of Health, 2013


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