HIMT 320 Survey of Information Technology in Healthcare
​Section Number ​76
​Credits ​3
​Description

This course surveys essential healthcare information technologies (HIT) that are used for healthcare information systems (HISs). Popular HISs include electronic medical record systems (EMRS) that keep record of patients’ history; computerized provider order entry systems that record history of procurement of medicine and other medical necessaries; telemedicine, which keeps information of medical doctors in computers; telehealth e-prescribing, which prescribes medicine electronically; medication administration, which keeps information of medical doctors and other hospital staff members; and nursing and ancillary service systems. 

​Prerequisites
​Course Website Health Information Management and Technology
​Textbook
​Instructor ​To Be Determined
​Location Online
​Dates May 27 - August 1, 2014
​Times ​All course requirements must be completed by August 1, 2014
​Wisconsin Standards
​Special Message This course is part of a 60 credit degree completion program for a Bachelor's Degree in Health Science Information Management and Technology in collaboration with UW-Green Bay, UW-LaCrosse, UW-Extension, and UW-Stevens Point.
​Note Program admission not requried for participation.
​Registration ​Contact John McCulley for registration and additional program information.
​Tuition

Estimated Tuition (subject to change)

Undergraduate                     $1,170.00

(does not include cost of textbooks and or additional software for successful completion of the course)