510 — Informatics and Health Technologies (3)
Prerequisite: BUAD152, NURS 310, 320, 410, 430. This course explores the utilization of information management, patient care technologies, and communication technologies to deliver quality and safe patient care. Standardized computer information systems terminologies, regulatory reporting, decision support systems for evidence-based practice and health education, data analysis for quality improvement, electronic health records to improve patient outcomes, data security, and confidentiality of patient information will be explored. The RN will examine social technology and public information domains and their impact on quality and safe patient care.