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Health Information Systems

Course Arabicname

نظم المعلومات الصحية

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Course Description

Prerequisite: CIS 221 + CIS 231

This course covers the sources of health information systems and their relation to health agencies. A study is made of the origin and purpose, content, assembly, analysis and use of medical records. The course will introduce software applications used in HCIS. The student will develop an understanding of the implications of integrated versus interfacing disparate HCIS application, database management and patient privacy issues. The course will examine emerging technology in the areas of rural health care, access to Electronic Medical Records, and Regional Health Information Organizations. Methods of compiling, numbering, filing and retention of health information.

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Health Information Systems

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Created at 1/5/2010 14:49 by System Account
Last modified at 2/8/2016 14:37 by Hanadi Obeidat