HIM 2211

Health Information Systems (3)

Prerequisite: CGS 1100 and HIM 1800 and HIM 1949

Classification: Occupational

The purpose of this course is to provide students with knowledge and understanding of the various electronic health information systems that are encountered in health care. Topics for discussion include the electronic health record, computer software applications, data quality, databases, system selection and implementation, data storage and retrieval, computers in HIM, administrative information systems, clinical information systems, speech recognition, privacy and security, the role of HIM professionals in information systems, and the future of computers in health care.