2017-2018 Academic Catalog and Student Handbook 
    May 31, 2020  
2017-2018 Academic Catalog and Student Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

HIT-215 Health Information Systems

Credits: 3
Contact Hours: Lec 3
This course explores information systems in healthcare. Focus will be on the role, evolution, security, and selection of appropriate communication technologies and software applications. Topics will include database management, systems development life cycle, telecommunications, networks, exchange and compatibility standards, personal health records, and the electronic health record, along with an in depth examination of current legislation, and meaningful use. Emphasis will be on accurate data collection, storage, analysis, and reporting using electronic health record software. Prerequisite(s): Grade of "C" or better in HIT 110  and CIS 201 .