Info 290A

Information Systems and Health Care

1-2 units

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This course is not currently offered.

Course Description

The purpose of this course is to provide a health care industry context for information systems as an important element for student work in
systems design and evaluation. Specifically, I hope to:

  • Provide an overview of issues and trends which will shape the need for and structures of information systems within health care:demographic, epidemiological, social and technological.
  • Identity and explore key topics in health care information systems: background, issues, examples, implications for future development.

NOTE: This course was previously offered as Info 290: Information Systems and Health Care. May not be taken for credit if student has previously taken Info 290: Information Systems and Health Care.

Last updated:

January 10, 2017