PRINCIPLES OF HEALTH INFORMATICS C

HIM5IHC

2014

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

In this subject students will use the principles taught in Principles of Health Informatics A (health systems analysis and design) to explore technical requirements and processes surrounding the introduction of electronic health records (EHRs). Using an enquiry-based learning approach, students will develop an understanding of issues related to EHR such as privacy, person and provider identification, hybrid EHR, interoperability, terminologies, EHR structure, protocol-based systems, decision support systems, and internet applications.

FacultyFaculty of Health Sciences

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorDennis Wollersheim

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 5 - Masters

Exchange StudentsYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites HIM4IHA and HIM5IHB

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditionsN/A

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Melbourne, 2014, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorDennis Wollersheim

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 10 - 22
One 1.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

WorkShop Week: 10 - 22
One 2.0 hours workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Students to complete one 1-hour seminar and one 1-hour evidence-based learning workshop per week."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
one 20-minute group presentation (equiv to 450 words)10
seven 450-word assignments70
two 450-word case studies20