3 semester credit hours
Lecture contact hours: 2; Lab contact hours: 3
Web-based and classroom instruction
Lab Fee: $30
Healthcare is challenging with a high degree of uncertainty, making decision making more complex. Leadership is fundamentally about getting things done through people, while decision making is the process behind choosing. In this course we will focus on how to lead, choose between alternatives, measure productivity, streamline process flows, and implement project plans in health/clinical informatics. We will incorporate theories behind uncertainty and decision modeling, and spend time assessing examples of both superior and inferior leadership in healthcare and health informatics.
Upon successfully completing this course, students will be able to: