HI 6303 Introduction to Telehealth

Course Type: Advanced
Credit Hours: 3

The course will provide an overview of the telemedicine field from clinical applications to project planning,evaluation, and sustainability. There is both an on-lecture and a project component that leads to an evaluation and a sustainability plan.

Prerequisites

Consent of instructor, high-speed Internet access, personal computer.

Additional Information

Course Goals

After completing this course, students should be able to:

  • Understand telehealth clinical principles
  • Understand project management principles for successful telehealth projects
  • Understand the legal, ethical, and policy implications of telehealth applications
  • Understand principles for technology requirements for telehealth applications
  • Evaluate an existing telehealth domain
  • Develop a sustainability plan for a telehealth application