HEIM 540. Health Information Systems. 3 Hours.
The increased use of technology to support health data and information continues to evolve. This course introduces students to core topics and concepts in health informatics, emphasizing the implementation and management of health information systems. Students learn the conceptual framework and foundational elements of health informatics, selecting and implementing systems through the Systems Development Life Cycle (SDLC), data and information infrastructure, privacy and security aspects, human-computer interaction frameworks and usability concepts, and current trends and supporting technologies. LEC.