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IT 324: Health Information Technology Fundamentals

Course Information from University Catalog

Limited to 2 Attempts


Explores challenges in the development and implementation of information systems and informatics tools in healthcare environment. Discusses the importance and benefits of electronic health records (EHRs). Students learn about EHRs' creation, management, and evolution, and their use for clinical decision support. In addition health information security, privacy, federal laws, regulations and standards, and their impact on healthcare delivery are discussed.

When Offered: Fall, Spring

Hours of Lecture or Seminar per week: 3

Credits: 3

Prerequisites:

IT 214 or IT 194.

1 Course Sections Scheduled for Fall 2017

1 Course Sections Scheduled for Spring 2018

1 Course Sections Scheduled for Fall 2016

1 Course Sections Scheduled for Spring 2017

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