Jul 20, 2024  
Fall 2020 Catalog 
    
Fall 2020 Catalog FINAL VERSION - Closed for Revisions

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HIMT 320 - Survey of Information Technology in Healthcare


Description:
This course surveys essential healthcare information technologies (HIT) that are used for healthcare information systems (HISs). Popular HISs include electronic medical record systems (EMRS) that keep record of patients’ history; computerized provider order entry systems that record history of procurement of medicine and other medical necessaries; telemedicine, which keeps information of medical doctors in computers; telehealth e-prescribing, which prescribes medicine electronically; medication administration, which keeps information of medical doctors and other hospital staff members; and nursing and ancillary service systems.

Prerequisites:
HIMT Major

3 cr.



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