HEALTH INFORMATICS C

HIM4HIC

2021

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

In this subject you will use the principles of health systems analysis and design learned in previous subjects to explore technical requirements and processes surrounding the introduction of electronic health records (EHRs).Using an enquiry-based learning approach, you will develop an in-depth understanding of design, structural and operational issues related to EHRs such as: EHR structures and architectures, interoperability, privacy and security, person and provider identification, clinical terminologies, clinical decision-support systems, and large data set query and analysis using SQL and business intelligence tools.

SchoolPsychology and Public Health

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorMerilyn Riley

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 4 - UG/Hons/1st Yr PG

Available as ElectiveNo

Learning ActivitiesN/A

Capstone subjectYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

PrerequisitesN/A

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Quota Management StrategyN/A

Quota-conditions or rulesN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Minimum credit point requirementN/A

Assumed knowledgeN/A

Career Ready

Career-focusedNo

Work-based learningNo

Self sourced or Uni sourcedN/A

Entire subject or partial subjectN/A

Total hours/days requiredN/A

Location of WBL activity (region)N/A

WBL addtional requirementsN/A

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

Graduate Capabilities

DISCIPLINE KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS
INQUIRY AND ANALYSIS - Creativity and Innovation
INQUIRY AND ANALYSIS - Critical Thinking and Problem Solving

Intended Learning Outcomes

01. Analyse evolution of current policy related to electronic health records and supporting technologies
02. Apply EHR standards, architectures and structures in health service implementations, including terminologies (SNOMED), structures (OpenEHR archetypes), communications (HL7), and security (public key infrastructure) to support information system integration in healthcare..
03. Apply structure query language (SQL) to manipulate and extract clinical and administrative health data to improve health information analysis and reporting
04. Analyse relationships within health datasets, and communicate results
05. Analyse clinical decision support systems.
06. Apply information privacy and security principles in an electronic health records environment

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Melbourne (Bundoora), 2021, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorMerilyn Riley

Class requirements

Computer LaboratoryWeek: 10 - 22
One 2.00 hours computer laboratory per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
Can run concurrently with HIM5IHC, lecture before computer laboratory

LectureWeek: 10 - 22
One 1.00 hour lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

WorkShopWeek: 10 - 16
Six 2.00 hours workshop per study period on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 16 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

One x 1.5 hour written examination (1500-words equivalent)

N/ACentral examIndividualNo35 SILO1, SILO2, SILO5, SILO6

Team Case Analysis and Report (1000-words equivalent)

N/AOtherGroupNo25 SILO1, SILO2, SILO6

SQL Database Assessment (1,500-words equivalent)

N/AOtherIndividualNo40 SILO3, SILO4

Sydney, 2021, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorMerilyn Riley

Class requirements

Computer LaboratoryWeek: 17 - 24
Six 2.00 hours computer laboratory per study period on weekdays during the day from week 17 to week 24 and delivered via face-to-face.
Can run concurrently with HIM5IHC

LectureWeek: 10 - 22
One 1.00 hour lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

WorkShopWeek: 10 - 16
Six 2.00 hours workshop per study period on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 16 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

One x 1.5 hour written examination (1500-words equivalent)

N/ACentral examIndividualNo35 SILO1, SILO2, SILO5, SILO6

Team Case Analysis and Report (1000-words equivalent)

N/AOtherGroupNo25 SILO1, SILO2, SILO6

SQL Database Assessment (1,500-words equivalent)

N/AOtherIndividualNo40 SILO3, SILO4