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Health Care Computer Systems & Electronic Health Records (HIHIM 420)


Course Details

About this Course

This course covers current health information systems and the role of health informatics; technology infrastructure and health informatics standards; electronic health records and related definitions, functions, issues and barriers; hospitals; ambulatory care; home health; long-term care; and computer applications.

Program Overview

You have the option of completing this certificate program over two years or three. You must complete all 20 courses to earn the certificate.


You may be able to take individual courses without enrolling in the certificate program; check the course pages for details. 

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