3 semester credit hours/meets part of the advanced informatics competencies
Prerequisite: HI 5300
This course will expose doctoral students to an interdisciplinary research area that aims to explore the challenges of improving health care delivery and reducing costs in an EHR-enabled environment. Students will work with a large-scale claims dataset, examining the impact of this detailed data upon health care quality and reimbursement models. Specific topics may include but are not limited to chronic care management, health care coordination, patient life cycle management, system dynamics, accountable care organizations and population health management.