Healthcare Informatics, Analytics, and Technology (HLTH600)


Course Memo

This introductory course explores the dramatic changes that information technology is making in the healthcare setting, and the role of the healthcare administrator in relation to that technology. This course includes an overview of medical informatics and analytics and its application to evidence-based medicine and improved patient outcomes. Additional topics will include the process of transforming data into usable information, electronic health records, understanding the roles of the Information Service Department, Telemedicine, and the Internet.