HSB 341: Health Information Systems I

Course Description An overview of data processing is presented. This course emphasizes hardware systems but also considers some general software programs. General computer terms and functions will be explained. Students will acquire hands-on experience in computer operation. Mainframe and desktop exposure will be included. Networks will be reviewed. Systems of health information management will be discussed in terms of data acquisition, storage and retrieval. Internet access will be reviewed.
Prerequisites HSB 101, MCO 140
Credits 3