This course covers concepts and tools that aid decision making in healthcare by applying data-driven, computer-based tools to healthcare problems. This course aims to introduce the emerging information technologies for management support through data analysis and business intelligence systems. The course helps students learn the importance of proper formatting of data in order to obtain high quality results; study the need for management support and business intelligence requirements beyond typical transactional information systems; identify appropriate tools and techniques required for implementation of business intelligence systems applied to the health care industry.Prerequisite(s): Department permission required.
Health Information Analytics
Management Science and Information Systems
Monday, November 6, 2017 to Friday, February 2, 2018