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HTM200L Health Information Systems Lab

Lead Faculty: Dr. Tyler Smith

Course Description

Health information laboratory where vendor systems are introduced and compared. Students will work with simulated systems or real systems with simulated data; experience threats to security and appreciate the need for standards, high levels of usability, and how errors can occur.

Learning Outcomes

  • Describe the processes for the selection, implementation and evaluation of health information technologies and systems.
  • Compare the leading vendors of health information technology and health information systems for clinical and administrative applications.
  • Demonstrate the effective use of clinical health information systems and their ability to interoperate.
  • Demonstrate the effective use of administrative health information systems.
  • Describe threats to the security, confidentiality, integrity, authenticity and control of health information technology and health information systems.

Prerequisite