About The Instructor
This course satisfies part of the Communication Skills graduation requirement.
This section is Communication Skills intensive. Communication Skills I-V must be completed before taking this course.
Session, Dates: 2 (01/12/2013 - 03/08/2013)
Seats Available: 18 Seats
This course provides an introduction to automated information systems which are useful to health services organizations at all levels of care, and demonstrates a variety of practical applications of information systems and techniques for use throughout the health care industry. Specifically, students develop an understanding of MIS uses in patient medical records; medical quality assurance; cost control and productivity enhancement; utilization analysis and demand estimation; program planning and evaluation; simplification of internal and external reporting; clinical research; and education.
Sushma Mishra, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Computer and Information Systems
Computer and Information Systems
Wheatley Center 305