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Term: 1st term
Credits: 3 credits
Contact: Nancy Roderer
Academic Year: 2012 - 2013
Course Instructor:
  • Nancy Roderer

Health Informatics Evaluation provides an overview and introduction to basic methods for evaluating health information systems. It provides students opportunities to find and review evaluation studies as well as to learn and then apply standard models and methods used in the evaluation of health information systems. The course is recommended for students who will be selecting/designing, building, implementing and improving health information systems in clinical, public health and basic sciences domains. It is also useful to policy makers making decisions about health information systems.

Learning Objective(s):
Upon successfully completing this course, students will be able to:
plann and evaluate methods used in health informatics
find and critically review informatics planning and evaluation projects
identify the need for evaluation of an informatics system and develop an evaluation plan relevant to that need

Methods of Assessment: Will be based course project and participation in live-chats
Location: Internet
Enrollment Minimum: 15
Instructor Consent: No consent required

Introduction to Online Learning is required prior to participating in any of the School's Internet-based courses. Introduction to On-line learning

Auditors Allowed: No
Grading Restriction: Letter Grade or Pass/Fail
Jointly Offered With:
  • ME
Special Comments: This is the same course as SOM 600.703.