2018-2019 Academic Catalog 
    Nov 28, 2021  
2018-2019 Academic Catalog [Archived Catalog]

HCPM 360 - Healthcare Informatics

Credits: Three (3)
Prerequisite: HCPM-100 or HEPR 107
Students will learn about the evolution of software and technology in the healthcare environment and learn how to identify what technology is appropriate based on the needs, size, specialty and sophistication of a healthcare organization. They will also gain an understanding of federal mandates, such as Meaningful Use,  “MACRA”, “MIPS”, etc., related to technology. A discussion of privacy and security standards as related to HIPAA, including the application of HIPAA requirements as related to healthcare management software, will be undertaken. Students will learn how to maneuver through the software and technology selection, negotiation and implementation process through case studies and written assignments.