Schedule of Classes




2022 Fall: August 17 - December 20

Course Class No. Section Start & End Date Day Time Status Location
HIMS 650 Health Informatics and Data Analytics (3)
The application of basic statistics and research methods in health information management. Focus is on the analysis of clinical and administrative data to assist in healthcare decision making, planning, policy development, and state and national level reporting. Topics include compilation and analysis of healthcare data; identification of data sources, data collection methods, analytical and visualization techniques; data mining; clinical and biomedical research and its implications for healthcare quality. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: HAIN 650 or HIMS 650.
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82653 9040 17 Aug 2022-08 Nov 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Bajwa, Mohammad Syllabus Course Materials
HIMS 650 Health Informatics and Data Analytics (3)
The application of basic statistics and research methods in health information management. Focus is on the analysis of clinical and administrative data to assist in healthcare decision making, planning, policy development, and state and national level reporting. Topics include compilation and analysis of healthcare data; identification of data sources, data collection methods, analytical and visualization techniques; data mining; clinical and biomedical research and its implications for healthcare quality. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: HAIN 650 or HIMS 650.
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82679 9041 17 Aug 2022-08 Nov 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Blackwood, Audrey P. Syllabus Course Materials
HIMS 655 Health Data Management (3)
(Formerly HAIN 655.) A foundational overview of health informatics/information management as a profession and as a subset of the healthcare delivery system. Health informatics/information principles and practices are explored as they relate to the application, analysis, management, and architecture of health data. Topics include data mapping, data structures, clinical terminology, and classification systems. Discussion also covers ICD-10, health record content, documentation standards, data management policies and procedures, meaningful use, data sources, and information governance.
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82813 9040 17 Aug 2022-08 Nov 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Jackman, Toni D. Syllabus Course Materials
HIMS 655 Health Data Management (3)
(Formerly HAIN 655.) A foundational overview of health informatics/information management as a profession and as a subset of the healthcare delivery system. Health informatics/information principles and practices are explored as they relate to the application, analysis, management, and architecture of health data. Topics include data mapping, data structures, clinical terminology, and classification systems. Discussion also covers ICD-10, health record content, documentation standards, data management policies and procedures, meaningful use, data sources, and information governance.
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82949 9041 17 Aug 2022-08 Nov 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Meyer, Melanie A Syllabus Course Materials
HIMS 661 The Application of Information Technology in Healthcare Administration (3)
(Formerly HAIN 661.) Prerequisite: HIMS 655. An overview of historical, current, and emerging health information systems and technologies. Focus is on applying a system life-cycle process to the adoption of an electronic health record system. Discussion covers various ways that information technology can aid in operations management and the strategic decision-making process. Topics include project management, clinical and decision support systems, report generation, data analytics, workflow processes, health information exchange, enterprise information management, training and development, data quality, user interfaces, data capturing technologies, personal health records, population health, data safeguards, business intelligence, and artificial intelligence.
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82814 9040 17 Aug 2022-08 Nov 2022 Closed Online
Faculty: Andoh, Jacob Y Syllabus Course Materials
HIMS 661 The Application of Information Technology in Healthcare Administration (3)
(Formerly HAIN 661.) Prerequisite: HIMS 655. An overview of historical, current, and emerging health information systems and technologies. Focus is on applying a system life-cycle process to the adoption of an electronic health record system. Discussion covers various ways that information technology can aid in operations management and the strategic decision-making process. Topics include project management, clinical and decision support systems, report generation, data analytics, workflow processes, health information exchange, enterprise information management, training and development, data quality, user interfaces, data capturing technologies, personal health records, population health, data safeguards, business intelligence, and artificial intelligence.
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82956 9041 17 Aug 2022-08 Nov 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Bowe, Hertencia V Syllabus Course Materials
HIMS 670 Health Information Management and Technology Capstone (3)
Prerequisite: Completion of 30 credits of program coursework, including HIMS 650, HIMS 655, and HIMS 661. A study of health information management and technology that focuses on the application of skills acquired through previous coursework. The aim is to examine effective and efficient management of healthcare organizations, health information usage compliance, and health information technology. Topics include the U.S. healthcare delivery systems, health information management, health technology, privacy and security of data collection and utilization, and project management. Activities include participating in a health information technology-relevant project.
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82812 9040 17 Aug 2022-08 Nov 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Smith, Corinne M Syllabus Course Materials
HIMS 670 Health Information Management and Technology Capstone (3)
Prerequisite: Completion of 30 credits of program coursework, including HIMS 650, HIMS 655, and HIMS 661. A study of health information management and technology that focuses on the application of skills acquired through previous coursework. The aim is to examine effective and efficient management of healthcare organizations, health information usage compliance, and health information technology. Topics include the U.S. healthcare delivery systems, health information management, health technology, privacy and security of data collection and utilization, and project management. Activities include participating in a health information technology-relevant project.
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82966 9041 17 Aug 2022-08 Nov 2022 Open Online
Faculty: Murphy, Stacey L Syllabus Course Materials
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