This course will provide students with concepts and tools in managing information communication technology in health. The management of information has become a key competitive advantage among healthcare enterprises. New technologies such as the Internet and mobile have given
rise to new channels of delivery.
This course was developed particularly with a management perspective. This course will provide an overview of health informatics and its various subdomains including bioinformatics, consumer health informatics, public health informatics. It will discuss in detail health information system
management. Key concepts in hospital information systems such as electronic health records and clinical decision support will also be discussed.