Healthcare IT support is the providing of technical assistance and support to healthcare organizations with their Information Technology (IT). This can encompass anything from installing and maintaining computer systems and networks to developing software and providing user training.
Many healthcare IT support professionals have backgrounds in information science, network administration, or software development. They may work for hospitals, insurance companies, or other healthcare providers. Some common duties of a healthcare IT professional include system troubleshooting, managing backups, and data recovery, maintaining security measures, and creating reports on system usage.