UC San Diego Extension

Concepts in Healthcare IT I

Develop the knowledge and skills to manage information flow and information systems technology in a healthcare setting. This is the first of a two part course that is designed to provide a comprehensive overview of the issues in healthcare information technology. This course involves the different information systems found in a healthcare setting: registration, laboratory, pharmacy, imaging, financial, and others. Interoperability, the ability to make these disparate systems work together, is introduced and discussed.

Note: If intending to complete the Healthcare IT Certificate, it is recommended that first five courses in the certificate be completed or nearly completed before beginning this course.

Course Number: CSE-41129
Credit: 2.5 units

Upcoming Sections

There are no sections of this course currently scheduled. Please contact the Science & Technology department at or infotech@ucsd.edu for information about when this course will be offered again.