HCI 3406 - ELECT HLTH RCRD IN MED PRACT

Electronic Health Record in Medical Practice: Students will learn the personnel functions and associated workflows required in an ambulatory care physician clinic and how to prepare for, implement and use an electronic health record (EHR) to achieve a paperless office environment and improved quality of care. Office function, associated workflow and EHR use will include all office personnel roles from receptionist through nurse and physician. EHR use will include both in-office functions and its role in Health Information Exchange (HIE) with other healthcare providers and organizations including laboratories, pharmacies, consulting physicians and payers. Prerequisite: HCI 2156 Health Care Facilities and Procedures or Consent of Instructor.
0.000 TO 3.000 Credit Hours
0.000 TO 2.000 Lecture hours
0.000 TO 3.000 Lab hours