Graduate Catalog 2020-21 
    Mar 21, 2023  
Graduate Catalog 2020-21 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

AHS 6065 - Healthcare Informatics

3 cr
This course, an integration of cognitive science, computer science, and information science, introduces students to the essential role of informatics in improving patient care outcomes in health sciences, athletic training and nursing practice, and creating a safe care environment. Throughout this course students will have opportunities to organize, evaluate, and use health information and knowledge to critically appraise and use information technology to enhance evidence-based practice. The focus of discussions will include ethical considerations, social networking tools, electronic health records, handheld computers, and e-portfolios in health care environments.
Prerequisite: AHS 6045  
Graded only