Integrated Health Systems Advanced Certificate
Integrated Health Systems, Adv. Crt.
As health systems change, there is a growing need for professionals who understand how new technology affects patient and medical personnel. Our program will deepen your knowledge of information systems, human-computer interaction and communications methods in a healthcare setting.
You will gain skills that transcend fields through working with faculty in programs such as Computer Science, Communications Studies and Graphic Design. Our program teaches you the skills needed to improve user interaction and communication with health information technology and systems. Learn to develop programs, tools, and ideas that will enhance the exchange of information between people, functions, and facilities, giving you the opportunity, alongside clinicians, to help make healthcare more efficient and better serve all constituencies.
- HCI 500 - Introduction to Human Computer Interaction, credit: 3
- HCI 571 - Introduction to Health Information Systems, credit: 3
- BRC 521 - Social Networks and the Web, credit: 3
- HCI 691 - HCI Internship, credit: 3
Read more in the 2016-2017 Graduate Catalog.
For those already working in health institutions, getting this graduate certificate gives students the opportunity for advancement in their workplace.
Dr. Isabelle Bichindaritz, Associate Professor
Our program ensures that graduates will be prepared for the growing healthcare market, which needs professionals who understand the psychological, cultural and social changes that come along with adopting new technology. Credits from this program may also be applied towards our Human-Computer Interaction or Biomedical and Health Informatics master’s degree.
User Interface Designer
Health Information Manager