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

HA 302 - Health Information Systems and Health Informatics


Today’s healthcare leaders must understand the capacity of health information systems and health informatics, coupled with the intent for both domains to improve healthcare relationships and increase the success of an organization regardless of the constraints and mandates. This course offers an introduction to the many applications of information technology and information systems in U.S. healthcare delivery systems. You will explore today’s health information systems (HISs) as well as potential future systems intended to improve health delivery, health policy development, biomedical and behavioral research, and population health. You will also be introduced to supporting topics such as data analytics, public health, and biomedical informatics.

Credits: 3