HCI 520 Healthcare Information Systems, 3 credits

This course identifies the differences between healthcare transactional and analytical systems followed by a description of the principal business and clinical systems in provider, payer, public health, and regulatory organizations. It also examines program and project management systems used in health care. The function and structure of these systems is explored along with concepts of data interoperability, system interfacing and system integration.

Prerequisite: HCI 500 and current enrollment in the MSHI program.