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-ordinatorDennis Wollersheim

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

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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

Intended Learning Outcomes

01. Describe the recent evolution of and current policy related to the electronic health record (EHR), along with supporting technologies, both in Australia and other countries
02. Apply EHR standards, architectures and structures in health service implementations, including terminologies (SNOMED), structures (OpenEHR archetypes), communications (HL7), and security (public key infrastructure).
03. Apply structure query language (SQL to select and extract clinical and administrative health data
04. Discover relationships within massive health datasets, and communicate results
05. Design basic protocol-based and clinical decision support systems.

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Melbourne (Bundoora), 2021, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorDennis Wollersheim

Class requirements

Computer LaboratoryWeek: 10 - 22
One 2.00 h 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 h lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*
One two hour written examination (2000-words equivalent)N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5
SQL Database assessment (1,400-words equivalent)N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO2, SILO3, SILO4
Data Analytics assessment (1,400-words equivalent)N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Sydney, 2021, Study period 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorDennis Wollersheim

Class requirements

Computer LaboratoryWeek: 10 - 22
One 2.00 h 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

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

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*
One two hour written examination (2000-words equivalent)N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5
SQL Database assessment (1,400-words equivalent)N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO2, SILO3, SILO4
Data Analytics assessment (1,400-words equivalent)N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5