HI 5301 Information Systems in the Delivery of Healthcare

(2 hours lecture/3 hours laboratory/week lecture/demonstration/discussion)

3 semester credit hours/meets part of basic informatics component 

Prerequisites: Consent of instructor 

This course will focus on the design, implementation and components of Health Care Information Systems. The course will include a history of Health Care Information Systems. This will examine the changing uses and expectations of Health Care Information Systems and the expected usage of Health Care Information Systems at each level of development. The course will explore new options in technology and design, which will allow for the clinically driven Information Systems of the future. The needs of multiple disciplines will be explored to understand how they can share and communicate patient information using Information Systems.