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2020-2021 University Catalog 
2020-2021 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

IF 704 - Strategic Planning in Healthcare Informatics

Strategic Planning in Health Informatics is the fourth course in your certificate program. This course reinforces key informatics concepts in relation to relevant management, leadership, and strategic planning mechanisms. The course begins by examining the steps in the strategic planning process. The in-depth examination of the systems development life cycle (SDLC) and health information processes that follows includes internal and external audits, needs assessments, requests for information (RFI), and requests for proposals (RFP). You will learn about the process of implementing and evaluating a plan. You will then explore data analytics and how healthcare professionals use data. The course ends by examining healthcare information system (HCIS) standards and information technology (IT) alignment.

Credits: 3