IPHI 854. Knowledge Management in Healthcare. 3 Hours.

Includes 2 credit hour lecture and 1 credit hour practicum. Knowledge management is the creation, communication, and leveraging of a healthcare organization's knowledge assets. Defining knowledge, describing the knowledge creation cycle, and the identification of the knowledge worker and his/her impact on the organization are discussed. Information technology and communities of practice are presented in a balanced approach supporting a systematic viewpoint of the knowledge management process. Knowledge management theory is enhanced with the performance of a knowledge audit and the development of knowledge management tools. (Same as NRSG 854.) Prerequisite: NRSG 820 and consent of instructor. LEC.

Master of Science in Health Informatics

http://catalog.ku.edu/nursing/ms-health-informatics/

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Health Informatics Post-Graduate Certificate

http://catalog.ku.edu/medicalcentercampusinterdisciplinarystudies/healthinfogradcert/

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