Textbook List for Spring 2016

This booklist is for the certificate, masters, and doctoral programs in health informatics.
List is updated as soon as we receive textbook information from instructors. Please check back later for TBD items.

If you have any question about the textbook listed here, please contact the instructor of the course.

HI 5004 Introduction to Clinical Healthcare Elmer Bernstam, MD, MSE No Textbook
HI 5007W Data Structures & Algorithms in Biomedicine W. Jim Zheng, PhD Required Reading

Zelle, J. M. (2010). Python programming: An introduction to computer science. Sherwood, Or: Franklin, Beedle & Associates.
ISBN: 9781590282410 | Edition: 2nd

Recommended Readings

Miller, B. N., & Ranum, D. L. (2011). Problem solving with algorithms and data structures using Python. Sherwood, Or: Franklin, Beedle & Associates.
ISBN: 9781590282571 | Edition: 2nd

Necaise, R. D. (2011). Data structures and algorithms using Python. Hoboken, N.J: Wiley.
ISBN: 9780470618295.

Berman, J. J. (2011). )Methods in medical informatics: Fundamentals of healthcare programming in Perl, Python, and Ruby. Boca Raton: Taylor & Francis.
ISBN: 9781439841822.
TMC Library full text ebook link

Bassi, S. (2010). Python for bioinformatics. Boca Raton: CRC Press.
ISBN: 9781584889298.

HI 5300W Introduction to Health Informatics Kimberly Smith, PhD
Tiffany Champagne, PhD, MBA, RD, LD
Required Reading

Hoyt, R.E., Yoshihashi, A.K., & Bailey, N.J. (2014). Medical informatics: A practical guide for healthcare and informatics technology professionals (6th ed.). Lulu.com.
ISBN-10: 1304791106 | ISBN-13: 978-1304791108 | Edition: 6th
Amazon link

Optional Readings

Coiera, E. (2015). Guide to Health Informatics (2rd ed.) New York, NY: Oxford University Press Inc. 
ISBN-13: 978-1444170498

Shortliffe, E., & Cimino, J. J. (2013). Biomedical Informatics : Computer Applications in Health Care and Biomedicine. New York, NY: Springer.
ISBN-10:1447144732 | ISBN-13: 978-1447144731 | Edition: 4th
TMC Library full text ebook link (3rd Ed)
Amazon link

Brown, G. D., Patrick, T. B., & Pasupathy, K. S. (2013). Health informatics: A systems perspective. Chicago, Ill: Health Administration Press. 
ISBN-13: 9781567934359

McCormick, K. A. & Gugerty, B. (2013). Healthcare Information Technology Exam Guide for CompTIA Healthcare IT Technician and HIT Pro Certifications. McGraw-Hill: New York.
ISBN: Book p/n 978-0-07-180227-2, CD p/n 978-0-07-180278-9

Gill, C.M. (2014).Essential Writing Skills for College and Beyond. Writer's Digest Books.
ISBN-13: 978-1599637594
HI 5301W The U.S. Healthcare System Jonathan Ishee, JD, MPH, MS, LLM Required Reading:

Shi, L. & Singh, D.A. (2013). Essentials Of The U.S. Health Care System. Burlington, MA: Jones & Bartlett Learning.
ISBN: 9781449652616 | Edition: 3rd
HI 5305
HI 5305W
Legal & Ethical Aspects of Health Informatics Jonathan Ishee, JD, MPH, MS, LLM Required Readings:

McWay, D. C., & McWay, D. C. (2010). Legal and ethical aspects of health information management. Clifton Park, NY: Delmar Cengage Learning.
ISBN: 9781435483309 | Edition: 3rd

Goodman, K. W. (1998). Ethics, computing, and medicine: Informatics and the transformation of health care. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
ISBN: 9780521469050
TMC Library full text ebook link
HI 5306W Security of Health Information Systems Juliana Brixey, PhD, MPH, RN Required Readings

Pfleeger, C. P., Pfleeger, S. L., & Margulies, J. (2015). Security in computing (5th ed.). Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice Hall.
ISBN-13: 978-0134085043

Rinehart-Thompson, L. A. (2013). Introduction to health informatics privacy and security. Chicago, IL: AHIMA.
ISBN-13: 978-1584263531
HI 5310
HI 5310W
Foundations of Health Information Sciences I Kimberly Smith, PhD
Sahiti Myneni, PhD
Required Reading

Shortliffe, E. H., & Cimino, J. J. (2013). Biomedical informatics: Computer applications in health care and biomedicine. New York, NY: Springer.
ISBN-10: 1447144732 | ISBN-13: 978-1447144731 | Edition: 4th
TMC Library full text ebook link (3rd Ed)
Amazon link

Optional Reading

Coiera, E. (2015). Guide to Health Informatics (2rd ed.) New York, NY: Oxford University Press Inc. 
ISBN-13: 978-1444170498
HI 5311
HI 5311W
Foundations of Health Information Sciences II Trevor Cohen, MBChB, PhD Recommended Reading

Sarkar, I. (Ed.) (2013). Methods in Biomedical Informatics, a Pragmatic Approach. Burlington: Elsevier/Academic Press.
ISBN: 9780124016781

TMC Library ebook full text link
HI 5313
HI 5313W
Introduction to Electronic Health Records Angela Ross, DNP, MPH Required Reading

Amatayakul, M. (2012). Electronic health records: A practical guide for professionals and organizations. Chicago, IL: American Health Information Management Association.
ISBN-13: 978-1584262916 | Edition: 5th
Amazon link
HI 5328W System Analysis & Project Management Angela Ross, DNP, MPH Required Readings

Whitten, J. L., & Bentley, L. D. (2007). Systems analysis and design methods. Boston: McGraw-Hill/Irwin.
ISBN-13: 978-0073052335 | Edition: 7th
Amazon link

Project Management Institute. (2013). A guide to the project management body of knowledge (PMBOK guide). Newtown Square, Pennsylvania : Project Management Institute, Inc.
ISBN-13: 978-1935589679 | Edition: 5th
Amazon link

Wysocki, R. K., Kaikini, S., & Sneed, R. (2014).Effective project management: Traditional, agile, extreme.  Indianapolis, Indiana : Wiley. 
ISBN-13: 978-1118729168 | Edition: 7th
Amazon link
HI 5351W Research Design & Evaluation in Health Informatics Susan Fenton, PhD, RHIA, FAHIMA
Debora Simmons, PhD, RN, CCNS
Required Reading

Experimental and Quasi-Experimental Designs for Generalized Causal Inference by Shadish/Cook/Campbell - ISBN-13: 978-0395615560

Recommended Reading

Greenhalgh, T., (2014). How to Read a Paper: The Basics of Evidence-Based Medicine, 5th Edition. BMJ Books, pp. 284.
HI 5352W Statistical Methods in Health Informatics Craig Johnson, PhD No Textbook
HI 5360W Clinical Decision Support Systems Yang Gong, MD, PhD Required Reading

Berner, E. S. (2007). Clinical decision support systems: Theory and practice. New York: Springer.
ISBN: 9780387339146 | Edition: 2nd
TMC Library full text ebook link 1
TMC Library full text ebook link 2

Recommended Reading

Osheroff, J.A. & Jonathan, M. T. (2012). Improving Outcomes with Clinical Decision Support: An Implementer's Guide. HIMSS.
ISBN: 9781938904202
Ebook purchase link
HI 5371W Business and Technical Writing Susan Fenton, PhD, RHIA, FAHIMA
Rebecca Hallman
Required Reading

Anderson, P. V. (2014). Technical communication: A reader-centered approach. Boston, MA Wadsworth/CENGAGE Learning
ISBN: 9781133309819
HI 5381
HI 5381W
Methods in Public Health Informatics Sahiti Myneni, PhD No Textbook
HI 6309
HI 6309W
Healthcare Interface Design Todd Johnson, PhD Required Readings:

Shneiderman, B., & Plaisant, C. (2010). Designing the user interface: Strategies for effective human-computer interaction. Boston: Addison-Wesley.
ISBN: 9780321537355| Edition: 5 th

Nielsen, J. (1993). Usability engineering. San Francisco, Calif: Morgan Kaufmann Publishers.
ISBN: 9780125184069
HI 6313
HI 6313W
Scientific Writing in Healthcare Lex Frieden, MA, LLD (hon)
Susan Fenton, PhD, RHIA, FAHIMA
Recommended readings:

Day, R. A., & Gastel, B. (2011). How to write and publish a scientific paper. Cambridge: Cambridge Univ. Press.
ISBN-10: 0313391955 | ISBN-13: 978-0313391958 | Edition: 7th

Glasman-Deal, H. (2009). Science research writing for non-native speakers of English. London: Imperial College Press.
ISBN-10: 184816310X | ISBN-13: 978-1848163102

Turabian, K. L., Booth, W. C., Colomb, G. G., & Williams, J. M. (2013). A manual for writers of research papers, theses, and dissertations: Chicago Style for students and researchers.
ISBN-10: 0226816370 | ISBN-13: 978-0226816371 | Edition: 8th
HI 6315 Advanced Electronic Health Records Robert E. Murphy, MD Recommended Reading

Sittig, D. F., & Ash, J. (2011). Clinical information systems: Overcoming adverse consequences. Sudbury, Mass: Jones and Bartlett.
ISBN-13: 978-0763757649

Note: Each chapter is an edited version of a previously published, freely available scientific paper. Students can look up and download all these papers rather than pay for the book, but will miss the sample measurements that are included at the end of most chapters.
HI 6328
HI 6328W
Health Care Delivery in an EHR-Enabled Environment Tiffany Champagne, PhD, MBA, RD, LD
Susan Fenton, PhD, RHIA, FAHIMA
Required Reading

McLaughlin, Daniel B. (ed) (2015). The Guide to Healthcare Reform: Readings and Commentary. Chicago, IL: The Foundation of the American College of Healthcare Executives
ISBN-13: 978-1567936940
HI 6340W Health Information Visualization & Visual Analytics Todd Johnson, PhD Required Reading

Few, S. (2009). Now you see it: Simple visualization techniques for quantitative analysis.Oakland, Calif: Analytics Press.
ISBN: 978-0970601988
HI 7301 Grant Writing Lex Frieden, MA, LLD (hon)
Susan Fenton, PhD, RHIA, FAHIMA
Recommended Reading:

Gitlin, L. N., & Lyons, K. J. (2008). Successful grant writing: Strategies for health and human service professionals. New York: Springer Pub. Co.
ISBN: 9780826132734