Certificate Course in Health Informatics

Proposed Syllabus

1. Introduction to Health Informatics
      A: Overview of Field; Biomedical Data
      B. Networks and Webs for Health Informatics
      C. Clinical Information System Overview
2. Health Information: Its Flow and Use
      A. Searching for Information (Data mining and Data Ware Housing)
      B. Decision Support Systems

3. Knowledge Management in Health Informatics

      A. Clinical Terminologies
      B. Data, Information and Knowledge Management
4. Integrating Technology into the Health Environment

       A. Evidence-Based Medicine and Medical Decision Making
       B. Statistical Approach to Health Informatics: SAS and STATA
 5. Pharmaceutical Informatics, Imaging Informatics and Telemedicine

       A. Imaging Informatics
       B: Pharmaceutical Informatics
       C. Telemedicine and Virtual Reality in Healthcare
6: Consumer Health, Nursing and Public Health Informatics

       A. Nursing Informatics
       B. Public Health Informatics
       C. Consumer Health Informatics and the Personal Health Record (PHR)

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