Course Info

HIT 421: Health Informatics

This course provides an overview of fundamental concepts of information management including the information that healthcare organizations generate and use, the importance of data quality, and external factors that impact healthcare data management. The curriculum will also examine information systems (i.e., the arrangement and interaction of information, processes, people, and technology) as well as system standards and security issues. Finally, special consideration will be given to management, responsibilities and challenges in aligning information technology (IT) planning with an organization's strategic planning as a means to create competitive advantage. Prerequisite(s): Status as a Health Informatics student is a prerequisite for this class.

Fall 2019-2020

Section: 701
Class number: 12892
Meeting time: M 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: LEWIS 01508 at Loop Campus
Section: 710
Class number: 13125
Meeting time: -
Location: ONLIN E0000 at Online Campus

Fall 2018-2019

Section: 701
Class number: 15095
Meeting time: M 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: LEWIS 01508 at Loop Campus
Section: 710
Class number: 16205
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus

Fall 2017-2018

Section: 701
Class number: 12982
Meeting time: M 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: LEWIS 01516 at Loop Campus
Section: 710
Class number: 12983
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus

Fall 2016-2017

Section: 701
Class number: 41519
Meeting time: M 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: LEWIS 01516 at Loop Campus
Section: 710
Class number: 41520
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus

Spring 2014-2015

Section: 901
Class number: 37391
Meeting time: M 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: 14EAS 00801 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Rajiv Kolagani
Section: 910
Class number: 37392
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
Instructor: Rajiv Kolagani