2022-2023 Academic Catalog 
    Jul 19, 2024  
2022-2023 Academic Catalog [Archived Catalog]

HCPM 360 - Software & Technology in Healthcare

Credits: 3
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 medical practice. They will also gain an understanding of federal mandates, such as “MACRA”, “MIPS”, etc., relate 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.
Prerequisite: HCPM-100 or HEPR-107