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Course No: PUBH.5310-061; SIS Class Nbr: 10045
The course provides healthcare professionals
with a conceptual and practical understanding
of information and communication systems, and
how they are used. It also addresses the
systems analysis, development and
implementation challenges in optimizing today's
complex healthcare systems designs to improve
both use and clinical outcomes. Students learn
the theory, techniques and systems used for
transforming clinical data into information
useful for decision-making. The current and
future role of the health care informatics
professional is discussed.
Prerequisites, Notes & Instructor
When Offered & Tuition
- Online Course
- Spring 2017: Jan 17 to Apr 01
- Chat Hours: Mon 7-8pm*
- Course Level: Graduate
- Tuition: $1725
- Note: There is a $30 per semester, nonrefundable registration fee for credit courses.
*Chat Hours provide an opportunity for the instructor and students to communicate
in "real time". It is an informative and interactive session where course related questions, answers,
and discussions take place. While student attendance during chat hours is not required, it is highly recommended.
Weekly chat sessions are archived for students who are not able to participate in the live chat sessions at the
Related Programs: Health Informatics Certificate, Health Management Certificate, M.S. in Health Informatics: Informatics Concentration
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