hcis318 | undergraduate
Health Care Industry Terms For It Professionals
This undergraduate-level course is 5 weeks To enroll, speak with an Enrollment Representative.
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Medical Terminology for Information Technology
- Define basic medical terminology used in health care organizations.
- Define the different types of healthcare facilities.
Medical Compliance and Security
- Describe the major regulatory requirements that have a direct effect on IT in a health care organization.
- Describe civil and criminal penalties for violations of privacy rights.
- Explain how security and privacy laws affect the design and operation of IT systems in a health care organization.
Health Care Roles
- Describe the roles of personnel in the different health care settings.
- Explain the IT organizational structures and functions for various types and levels of health care organizations.
Technology and Communication Methods
- Define the application of inter-operability.
- 4.2 Explain the components in an electronic health record system.
- Define the health information exchange.
Personal Health and Ethics
- Explain a Personal Health Record
- Describe ethical standards in health care IT environments.
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