hci520 | Graduate

Data Management And Design

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This course will provide an overview of the understanding of how data, information, and knowledge provide the foundation for health care information systems. The course will focus on the concepts of information and knowledge in relation to databases, systems operations, and information systems.

This graduate-level course is 6 This course is available as part of a degree or certificate program. To enroll, speak with an Enrollment Representative.

Course details:

Credits: 3
Continuing education units: XX
Professional development units: XX
Duration: 6

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    Design Concepts

    • Differentiate among database design models and database management systems.
    • Identify issues associated with distributed database design.

    Advanced Design Concepts

    • Describe a database design using life cycle concepts.
    • Explain how database design strategies can support health care delivery.
    • Describe how to test and validate database queries.
    • Distinguish between operational and informatics use of health care databases.

    Database Connectivity Technologies

    • Explain the purpose of health information exchanges.
    • Identify risks and benefits of connectivity standards.
    • Explain the relationship between health information exchanges and database performance.

    Database Concepts

    • Explain the relationship between data and information.
    • Describe the acquisition and integration of database systems.
    • Explain the relationship between the systems life cycle and database systems.

    Implications for Organizations

    • Explain ethical and legal responsibilities in database management.
    • Explain the importance of databases in compliance reporting.

    Advanced Database Concepts

    • Differentiate among data models.
    • Create an entity relationship diagram.
    • Compare data stores, data warehouses, and data marts.
    • Identify the benefits and hazards of data mining.
    • Explain how data stewardship and business intelligence apply to health care.
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