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Course No: PUBH.5310-061; SIS Class Nbr: 2713; SIS Term: 2640
Course Status: Open
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
- Prerequisites: Students with a CSCE career need permission to take Graduate Level Courses.
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- Credits: 3;
- Instructor: Gail Marcus
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When Offered & Tuition
- Online Course
- Summer 2017: May 15 to Jul 22
- Course Level: Graduate
- Tuition: $1725
- Note: There is a $30 per semester, nonrefundable registration fee for credit courses.
Related Programs: Health Informatics Certificate, Health Management Certificate, M.S. in Health Informatics: Informatics Concentration
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