Dr Rajesh Kumar Sinha

Associate Professor Senior Scale & Head, Program Coordinator M.Sc-Health Informatics

Department of Health Information Management

CURRENT ACADEMIC ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES

    Rajesh Kumar Sinha is Associate Professor Senior Scale & Head in the Department of Health Information Management - MCHP, Manipal.

    He:

    • Conducts lectures of various courses of B.Sc. Health Information Management, M.Sc. Health Information Management, M.Sc. Health Informatics
    • To contribute in the process of curriculum development, modification etc. as and when needed.
    • Conduct certificate program in Medical Records Management.
    • Is guide for the B.Sc. Health Information Management, M.Sc. Health Information Management, M.Sc. Health Informatics
    • Is registered guide of Manipal University for Doctoral Research.

SUBJECTS CURRENTLY TEACHING

Subject Subject code Semester
Medical Ethics & Legal Aspects BHIM108 B.Sc. Health Information Management - Semester II
Management of Health Information System BHIM205 B.Sc. Health Information Management – Semester III
IT for Health Information Management - 1 BHIM211 B.Sc. Health Information Management – Semester III
IT for Health Information Management - 2 BHIM212 B.Sc. Health Information Management – Semester IV
Fundamentals of Health Informatics BHIM212 BHIM212
Information Governance BHIM311 B.Sc. Health Information Management – Semester V
Fundamentals of Health Informatics MIN601 M Sc Health Informatics – Semester I
Public Health Information Management MIN607 M Sc Health Informatics – Semester I
Advance Health Informatics MIN 602 M Sc Health Informatics – Semester II
Managing Health Information System MIN705 M.Sc. Health Informatics MIN705 M Sc Health Informatics – Semester III

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS

Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
Ph.D. Health Information Management / Health Informatics School of Allied Health Sciences, Manipal University 2012

Experience

Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
Department of Health Information Management - SOAHS, Manipal Head of Department September 2016 - Present
Department of Health Information Management - SOAHS, Manipal Associate Professor Present
Department of Health Information Management - SOAHS, Manipal Assistant Professor 2007-2009
Department of Health Information Management - SOAHS, Manipal Lecturer 2004-2007

AREAS OF INTEREST, EXPERTISE AND RESEARCH

Area of Interest

Health Informatics, Health Information Management

Area of Expertise

Health Information Management, Public Health Information System, Healthcare IT

Area of Research

Health Informatics, Health Information Management

Professional Affiliations & Contributions

Professional Affiliations (Membership of professional bodies and fellowships, Awards and reorganization): 

1.       Reviewer for “The Internet Journal of Allied Health Sciences and Practice”, (http://ijahsp.nova.edu/editor.html). ISSN. 1540-580X

2.       Editorial Board member of Indian Journal of Medical Informatics (http://ijmi.org/index.php/ijmi/about/editorialTeam

3.       Reviewer for Bulletin of the World Health Organization on eHealth Initiative, Geneva.

4.       Editorial Board Member of International Journal of Applied Science and Engineering ISSN: 2321-0745, Ref. No. 27/IJASE/2014

Contributions (Office barriers, Members of BOS of other universities etc.):

1.       Member of IQAC committee of School of Allied Health Sciences, Manipal University, Manipal

2.       Internal Auditor of IMS (ISO 9001:2008 & ISO 14001:2004) for Manipal University, Manipal, Karnataka, India

Work Experience

Organisation Role Tenure
Central Referral Hospital associated Sikkim Manipal Institute of Medical Sciences, Tadong, Gangtok, Sikkim, India. Officer In-charge, Medical Records Department May 2002 – Feb 2004

Knowledge, Attitude and Practice of Informed Consent.

Rajesh Kumar Sinha Hiba Irfan

Management in Health.vol.20(1), 2016.

Chemoinformatics: The stakeholder of Information Solutions for Chemical and Allied Medical Domain.

P. K. Paul R.K. Sinha J. Ganguly D.K. Bhattacharya M. Ghosh

Haya: The Saudi Journal of Life Sciences, 2016; 1(1):30-33

Health and Medical Information Science and its Potentiality in Indian Education Sector.

Paul PK R K Sinha J Ganguly Ghosh M

Journal of Advances in Medicine. 2015;4(1and2):21-37.

Assessment of adherence to safety protocol in the operating Room.

Rajesh Kumar Sinha Jomin George

Journal of Academy of Hospital Administration. Volume 27. No 1 & 2. December 2015

Perception of Healthcare Professionals towards mHealth Application

Rajesh Kumar Sinha RenuElza Varghese

Journal of Thai Medical Informatics Association 1(2), 2015, Pages 105-116

eHealth Application: The Perception of Allied Health Professionals.

Rajesh Kumar Sinha Merlin Thankachan

Management in Health. XIX/4/2015. pp. 14-18.

Knowledge, Attitude and Practice of Health Information System.

Rajesh Kumar Sinha Archana Sinha

Journal of Health Management. Volume 17, Issue 4, 1 December 2015, Pages 425-437

A Novel Approach in Using Interactive Technologies to Build Agricultural Information Systems: A Conceptual Framework.

Prantosh Kumar Paul A Bhuimali D Chatterjee M Ghosh Rajesh Kumar Sinha J Ganguly

Current Trends in Biotechnology and Chemical Research. January-June 2015, Vol 5(1) 49-53

Nutritional Information Networks (Nin): Basics With Emphasis On Challenges And Opportunities.

Prantosh Kumar Paul D Chatterjee M Ghosh Rajesh Kumar Sinha J Ganguly

The SciTech Journal of Sciences & Technology. Vol 4(1), 2015, P 49-54.

Attitude of Ayurveda Doctors towards the Impact of Health Information Technology.

Rajesh Kumar Sinha Saumya R Shetty

Journal of Ayurveda and Integrated Medicine April-June 2015, 6(2) 89-94

35 publications

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Design And Development Of A Computerized Database Management System Of Cancer Registry

Divya P D

Role:Guide

A Study On The Medical Documentation Process With Special Emphasis On Medical Audit

Aarti

Role : Guide

Distance Care – Awareness And Attitude Among Physician And Patients

Tanushree

Role: Guide

Study of Awareness and Practices of the Biomedical Waste Management

Smarki

Role: Guide

A study of awareness, attitude and utilization pattern of Hospital Information System

Mahima Sheti

Role : Guide

Time motion study to analyze the timeliness of care in emergency department

Bindu S

Role: Guide