(2 hours lecture/3 hours laboratory/week lecture/demonstration/discussion)
3 semester credit hours/meets part of advanced informatics component
Prerequisites: Consent of instructor
Health Informatics requires that practitioner’s work closely with others in developing health informatics based interventions. The interventions can include determining the nature and type of system that needs to be developed, an understanding of what is involved in the delivery of care and understanding the social and political aspects of change within an organization. This course will describe the nature of the consultation role and explore the options and strategies available to consultant that can make the consultant role more efficient.