HMP 668 - Introduction to Health Informatics
Fall 2021, Section 001
Instruction Mode: Section 001 is  Online (see other Sections below)
Subject: Health Management And Policy (HMP)
Department: SPH Health Management and Policy
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3 (Non-LSA credit).
Requirements & Distribution:
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Enforced Prerequisites:
Advisory Prerequisites:
Graduate standing.
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Note: Undergraduates who wish to enroll must have senior standing and a minimum GPA of 3.0..
This course counts toward the 60 credits of math/science required for a Bachelor of Science degree.
May not be repeated for credit.
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This course introduces students to the concepts and practices of health informatics. Topics include:

  1. an introduction to the health informatics field
  2. major applications and commercial vendors
  3. decision support methods and technologies
  4. analysis, design, implementation, and evaluation of healthcare information systems
  5. new opportunities and emerging trends.

Course Requirements:

A semester-long group project provides students with hands-on experience in planning and building healthcare information systems; associated ethical and legal topics, software engineering and human-computer interaction issues, and user adoption and outcome evaluation methodologies will also be addressed.


HMP 668 - Introduction to Health Informatics
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001 (LEC)
9Graduate Standing
Th 9:00AM - 12:00PM

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