HT203 Computer Applications in Health Information Management
Prerequisites: HT 101 with a C or better, and one of the following: CS 101, CS 108, CS 241 with a C or better.
This course provides knowledge of how the evolution of computers has impacted the health care field with focus on electronic processing methods in the Health Information Management Department. Students will gain knowledge of the impact of the evolution of computer systems in health care and gain hands-on database skills. Topics and project work include concepts and evolution of information systems in health care, system development life cycle, information technology, network fundamentals, security, access, and other current issues surrounding development and use of computerized patient records and electronic data.
3 Credit Hours