Graduate Catalog 2020-2021

ISI 710 Information Systems for Healthcare

3 hours; 3 credits.  A survey of the fundamental concepts and activities of Information Technology (IT) as applied to healthcare.  Topics include electronic health records, knowledge-based systems in healthcare, telehealth, clinical decision support, consumer health informatics, e-Health, and the personal health record. Students will learn the enabling technologies for innovative health care solutions, methods of information management, strategies of healthcare information system implementation, governance models, and legal frameworks, focusing on the impact of IT on patient health, clinical decision making and public health policy.  Prerequisites: (BUS 605 or NRS 705) and FNC 600