Description
FOUNDATIONS OF HEALTH INFORMATICS
This course introduces health informatics, providing an overview of the important topics and a foundation for other courses in the master's and certificate programs in health informatics. Students will learn what health informatics is, the challenges in health informatics, career in and profession of health informatics. Students will be briefly introduce to important concepts in health informatics including computing and networking in health informatics, digital health, data analytics and machine learning, data science, health technology intervention, electronic health record, healthcare standard, privacy and security, and bioinformatics and digital imaging.
Details
Grading Basis
Grad Letter Grade
Units
3
Component
Lecture - Required
Offering
Course
HI 2250
Academic Group
Sch of Hlth & Rehab Scs
Academic Organization
Health Infomatics
Campus
Pittsburgh Campus
Typically Offered
Fall, Spring, Summer