Health Informatics

Course Number: NURS 811
Credit(s): 3
Prerequisite(s): HS 802, Grad level Statistics

Familiarize students with the understanding of health informatics used across settings as well as in operations and evaluations of clinical outcomes. Course uses examples from current clinical informatics and challenges, such as optimizing workflow through information technology, streamlining clinical documentation practices, embedding evidence-based practice standards in the front-line, and improving patient safety through point-of-care decision support.