The average person doesn’t always think of software when they think of the healthcare industry. But implementing these solutions in hospitals and practices has revolutionized patient care the world over. There are several categories of medical software, also known as healthcare information technology. We’re not going to lie, it can get confusing sometimes. With similar names and similar capabilities, it’s not always easy to distinguish one category from the other. That’s why we put together a primer on the various categories of healthcare information technology.