INFS3440-C5 Health Care Information System    (Spring 2013)

Course Details
Course Description
About The Instructor

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Course Details

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.

Program Requirements

Session, Dates: 5 (03/11/2013 - 05/04/2013)

Days: T

Time: 06:00 - 10:00 pm

Location: Moon Campus

Room: Wheatley Center 112

Seats Available: 6 Seats

Credits: 3

Course Description

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.

Prerequisites: INFS1020 or STAT2110 and COSK2220

About The Instructor

Don J. Caputo, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Computer and Information Systems
Computer and Information Systems


caputo@rmu.edu
412-397-6438 phone
412-397-6469 fax
Wheatley Center 325
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For additional course information, First Class requirements, syllabus, etc., check the About The Instructor section for a link to a Faculty Website.