May 25, 2022  
2020-2021 University Catalog 
2020-2021 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

IF 703 - Data Management and Utilization

Data Management and Utilization is the third course in your certificate program. This course begins by introducing you to the terminology related to data storage and collection and data analytics. In addition, you learn about the emerging technologies used for data analysis. You will learn about data information, data governance, and the ethical considerations of the electronic health record (EHR). In addition, you learn how databases are used to store and collect information. The course then shifts to data analysis, as you explore the types of statistical software used to examine healthcare data. You will learn about data mining and how it is used to look for patterns and trends in healthcare data. Next, you examine the types of data collected in different healthcare facilities and how data is used in decision making and evidence-based practice. The course ends by examining decision support systems (DSSs), the major types of standardized language terminologies used in healthcare, and the certification processes required for interoperability capabilities.

Credits: 3