Foundations in Healthcare Informatics

The Affordable Care Act accelerates the move to electronic medical records (EMR) and Regional Healthcare Information Exchanges, often referred to as RHIOs. With timelines and deadlines looming, this course identifies how to move your organization to the leading edge of healthcare informatics.

Course Overview

Presenter: Al Kinel
Presenter: Steven Russell
Strategic Interests, LLC
This course provides a fundamental understanding of Healthcare Informatics — data types, systems, and applications. The course defines how a roadmap of innovative applications and informatics can help providers enable the Triple Aim and achieve their business objectives.  And it reviews government programs and sources of funding to afford the necessary investments in Healthcare IT.
Time to view this course is 49 minutes.

Course Objectives

At the conclusion of the course the learner will be able to:

  • Define Healthcare Informatics and describe typical Healthcare IT (HIT) systems, applications, and data
  • Identify the challenges to IT optimization
  • Understand the end-state vision for US Healthcare
  • Describe the US governments’ role in healthcare transformation
  • Describe the Triple Aim and the importance of Healthcare Informatics in achieving it
  • Understand regulatory mandates and requirements
  • Identify government programs for support, grants, and funding

Time to complete this course is approximately 97 minutes.

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