FUNDAMENTALS OF CLINICAL INFORMATICS AND ELECTRONIC MEDICAL RECORDS

HIM* 155

This course looks at Clinical Informatics related to systems and processes for
collecting and maintaining patient health information. It also offers knowledge
of health information systems and records and also an introduction to the use
of basic electronic medical record systems. An overview of health information
systems, terminology, data management, and regulatory concepts is included.
Hands-on learning will occur in the laboratory setting using systems designed for
both ambulatory and acute care settings. Prerequisites: ENG* 101, CSA 105. Pre- or
co-requisite: MED* 125.