2018-2019 Academic Catalog and Student Handbook 
    
    Dec 02, 2020  
2018-2019 Academic Catalog and Student Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

HIT-215 Health Information Systems


Credits: 3
Contact Hours: Lec 3
Tier Rate: Tier II
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 .