Positions

Overview

  • Sue Feldman is the Director of Graduate Programs in Health Informatics and teaches in the Clinical Informatics program, the Master of Science in Health Informatics program, and in the PhD program in the School of Health Professions. She has a dual appointment in the School of Medicine and is a Fellow at the Center for the Study of Community Health at UAB.

    Dr. Feldman is a Commissioner on the Health Informatics Accreditation Council for CAHIIM (Commission for Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management) where she chairs accreditation site visits.

    As a Registered Nurse (RN) for over 30 years, she brings a unique clinical and informatics blend to everything she does, grounding policy and theory with practice. Dr. Feldman has published in a variety of top-tier peer-reviewed journals and conference proceedings, and served as program chair for several national forums, and more recently authored a textbook chapter on the intersection of health informatics and quality in safety as well as served as editor for a special issue journal on the topic.
  • Selected Publications

    Academic Article

    Year Title Altmetric
    2019 Training leaders for a culture of quality and safety 2019
    2019 Development of a Computerized Paediatric Intensive Care Unit Septic Shock Pathway: Improving User Experience 2019
    2019 Erratum: Figure correction: Health information technology in healthcare quality and patient safety: Literature review(JMIR Med Inform. (2018)6:2(e10264) DOI: 10.2196/10264) 2019
    2019 Predictors of weight change: Findings from an employee wellness program 2019
    2018 Consumers’ Perceptions of Electronic Health Data Sharing 2018
    2018 Health information technology in healthcare quality and patient safety: Literature review 2018
    2018 An early model for value and sustainability in health information exchanges: Qualitative study 2018
    2017 Automating Health Information Management through Health Information Exchange: An Informatics Approach 2017
    2017 Automating hIM through health information exchange: An informatics approach 2017
    2016 Interstate health-information exchange: understanding value propositions and challenges 2016
    2015 Forming a Physician Led Accountable Care Organization: From Application to Implementation 2015
    2014 Health information exchange implementation: Lessons learned and critical success factors from a case study 2014
    2013 Understanding the value proposition of health information exchange: the case of uncompensated care cost recovery 2013
    2012 Development of a Disability Employment Information System: An Information Systems Design Theory Approach 2012
    2011 Information systems for disability determination: A multi-stakeholder assessment of electronic medical evidence needs and processes 2011
    2011 Collaboration in electronic medical evidence development: A case study of the Social Security Administration's MEGAHIT System 2011
    2011 Health cyberinfrastructure for collaborative use-inspired research and practice 2011
    2011 Cyberinfrastructure for Public Health and Health Services: Toward Use-Inspired Research and Practice Collaboration 2011
    2011 The dynamics of information collaboration: A Case study of blended IT value propositions for health information exchange in disability determination 2011
    2009 The prospective role of personal health records in streamlining and accelerating the disability determination process 2009
    2008 Web evaluation at the US National Institutes of Health: Use of the American customer satisfaction index online customer survey 2008
    2008 Closing a Life-Threatening Gap 2008
    2008 Evaluating the AMIA-OHSU 10x10 program to train healthcare professionals in medical informatics. 2008
    2007 Evaluating the AMIA-OHSU 10x10 program to train health care professionals. 2007

    Book

    Year Title Altmetric
    2012 Public-Private Interorganizational Sharing of Health Data for Disability Determination 2012

    Chapter

    Year Title Altmetric
    2019 Health Informatics in Healthcare Quality and Safety 2019
    2016 Engaging and Sustaining Stakeholders: Towards Governance.  59-76. 2016
    2016 Health Information Exchange-The Value Proposition: A Case Study of the US Social Security Administration.  333-349. 2016

    Research Overview

  • Research interests include anything having to do with health information systems. Dr. Feldman's research focuses on a user-centered and design science approach to designing, building, and evaluating all levels of health information systems from fitness trackers to more global health information systems.
  • Teaching Overview

  • Courses taught or currently teaching:
    HI 686--Leadership Theory and Practice (Graduate Core) – University of Alabama at Birminham
    HI 725--Health Information Systems Theory and Practice (HI PhD Track Core) – University of Alabama at Birmingham (course development and teaching)
    HI 654/664--Capstone Course (Graduate Core) – University of Alabama at Birmingham (course development and teaching)
    AH 780--Health Information Systems (AH PhD Elective) – University of Alabama at Birmingham, PhD
    HI 685--Principles in Health Informatics (Graduate Core) – University of Alabama at Birmingham, Clinical Informatics Certificate and MSHI (course development and teaching)
    IS TM654--Information and Process Systems (Graduate Core) – Pepperdine University, MBA/EMBA
    N405--Nursing Informatics (Undergraduate Core) – University of Maryland, Baltimore, School of Nursing
    HIM381--Public Health Informatics (Graduate Elective) – Claremont Graduate University (PhD) (course development and co-instructor)
    HIM385--Electronic Health Informatics (Graduate Elective) – Claremont Graduate University (Teaching Assistant) (PhD) (course development)
    IS328--Management of Information Systems (Graduate Core) – Claremont Graduate University (Co-Instructor) (PhD)
    IS368--Qualitative Methods (Graduate Core) – Claremont Graduate University (Teaching Assistant and Course Coordinator) (PhD)
  • Teaching Activities

  • HI598 - Professional Activity (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • HI599 - Professional Development (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • HI664 - Data Analytics Proj (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • HI695 - Indep Study Health Informatics (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • HI654 - HC User Experience Project (Summer Term 2019) 2019
  • HI664 - Data Analytics Proj (Summer Term 2019) 2019
  • HI664 - Data Analytics Proj (Summer Term 2019) 2019
  • HI695 - Indep Study Health Informatics (Summer Term 2019) 2019
  • HI725 - Inform Sys Theory and Practice (Summer Term 2019) 2019
  • HI654 - HC User Experience Project (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • HI664 - Data Analytics Proj (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • HI685 - Principles in Hlth Informatics (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • HI685 - Principles in Hlth Informatics (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • HI686 - Leadership Theory (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • HI695 - Indep Study Health Informatics (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • HI599 - Professional Development (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • HI695 - Indep Study Health Informatics (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • HI654 - HC User Experience Project (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • HI664 - Data Analytics Proj (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • HI664 - Data Analytics Proj (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • HI698 - MR Lev Non-Thesis Research (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • HI725 - Inform Sys Theory and Practice (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • HI630 - HIS Strateg Plan/Contracting (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • HI687 - Leadership Development (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • HI688 - Leadership Advocacy (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • HI654 - HC User Experience Project (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • HI664 - Data Analytics Proj (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • HI685 - Principles in Hlth Informatics (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • HI685 - Principles in Hlth Informatics (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • HI698 - MR Lev Non-Thesis Research (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • HQS600 - Intro Clinical Quality Improve (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • HQS610 - Quant Methods for QI (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • HQS615 - Collab Analy/Qual&Safety Imprv (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • HQS625 - Fundamentals of Patient Safety (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • HQS625 - Fundamentals of Patient Safety (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • HQS625 - Fundamentals of Patient Safety (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • HQS630 - Ldrshp High Reliability HCOs (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • HQS630 - Ldrshp High Reliability HCOs (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • HQS630 - Ldrshp High Reliability HCOs (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • HQS675 - Eval/Design Qlty Improv Models (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • HI685 - Principles in Hlth Informatics (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • AH780 - Strategic Information Systems (Summer Term 2017) 2017
  • HI664 - Dir Data Analytics Dsgn Proj (Summer Term 2017) 2017
  • HI694 - Spec Topics Health Informatics (Summer Term 2017) 2017
  • HI601 - Databases and Data Modeling (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • HI602 - Clinical and Admin Systems (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • HI662 - HC Business Intelligence (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • HI664 - Dir Data Analytics Dsgn Proj (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • HI600 - Analysis/Design Hlth Info Sys (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • HI600 - Analysis/Design Hlth Info Sys (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • HI640 - Hlth Informatics/Hlth Care Del (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • HI640 - Hlth Informatics/Hlth Care Del (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • HI651 - Found of HC User-Based Res (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • HI652 - Design Thinking for Healthcare (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • HI660 - Healthcare Reqmnts Analysis (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • HI661 - Adv Database Dsgn & SQL for HC (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • HI686 - Leadership Theory (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • Full Name

  • Sue S Feldman