INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY IN HEALTHCARE
2015/2016, Semester 2
Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health (Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health)
Modular Credits: 4
Students will learn about use of Information Technology (IT) in Singapore healthcare, Students will gain knowledge & skills on managing IT project in their workplace, learn about key considerations for IT project success, and be able to conduct a basic evaluation of healthcare IT products.
Lectures, Group Presentations, Projects/Assignments.
This module is scheduled to start on Mon, 15 February 2016 to Fri 19 February 2016, 9am to 5pm.
Students will learn about IT systems in health & how patient data flows across systems and institutions in order to provide & optimise continuous care.
1. Computerized Provider Order Entry.
2. Clinical Decision Support.
3. Medication Reconciliation.
4. National Electronic Health Record.
5, Other considerations in health IT will also be covered, such as Improving Quality & Safety, Change Management, Telehealth, Healthcare IT standards, Security & Usability.
Class Participation - 10%
Individual Assignment - 50%
Group Project/Presentation - 40%