The Health Information Technology Center (HITC) is a University of Illinois inter-campus initiative that aims to develop research partnerships between faculty, physicians, and researchers with the University of Illinois and other healthcare providers. HITC will leverage the strengths of all the partners in an effort to help solve healthcare delivery and cost issues.
HITC’s goals are to:
- Generate publicity for existing health IT research.
- Build community across the Illinois campuses.
- Provide access to large patient groups and data.
- Generate new funding and possible commercial ventures.