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

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. 

​Course Website Health Information Management and Technology
​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.

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)