PHSC 460: Clinical Technology (2) (F; S)
This course covers major types of clinical information technology, with a focus on practical issues in design, implementation, enterprise integration, and iterative refinement in clinical care delivery settings. These systems include the electronic medical record (EMR), Computerized Practitioner Order Entry (CPOE), Clinical Decision Support Systems (CDSS), Clinical Data Repository (CDR), and ancillary systems (e.g, PACS, Pharmacy, Lab). This course will train how to operate, calibrate and manage the technology, equipment, and instrumentation used in clinical settings. The course will provide Hands-on experience in a hospital or clinic with equipment used with Intravenous dosing, drug calculations and measurement, palm pilots, etc.
Prerequisite: PHSC 210