hit450 | undergraduate

Implementation And Management Of Health Information Systems

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This course covers IT project management knowledge utilized in health care business operations. Coursework explores the application of technology planning, management, and leadership skills for working in Health Information Systems environments.

This undergraduate-level course is 5 weeks To enroll, speak with an Enrollment Representative.

Course details:

Credits: 3
Continuing education units: XX
Professional development units: XX
Duration: 5 weeks

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    Project Management for Health IT

    • Define the structure of a project team related to different departments in a healthcare environment.
    • Establish a project plan for each project activity in a new system implementation.

    Managing Project Scope

    • Define project scope to each type of committee in a healthcare environment.
    • Develop a successful communication plan used for committee meetings.

    Health IT Teams

    • Describe the various certifications associated with Health IT positions.
    • Analyze the different Health IT positions to a project team.
    • Map a typical IT organizational structure in a healthcare environment.


    • Differentiate between project team leadership and project management as it relates to Health IT.
    • Illustrate the impact of two unique aspects of the healthcare industry on project leadership.
    • Assess project manager skill sets that lead to effective leaders in the Health IT environment.

    Project Deliverables

    • Create effective milestones for a successful Health IT project.
    • Utilize project tools to track project milestones in a Health IT project.
    • Apply an action plan to a Health IT project.
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