NUR3870 Informatics in Healthcare

This course will be presented in a hands-on, interactive and self-reflecting manner that will allow students to explore informatics nursing careers and the effective use of patient care technologies while gaining a basic understanding of the multidisciplinary combination of nursing science, computer science, information science and cognitive science. Additionally, this course will provide an introductory overview of relevant clinical information systems (CIS), basic informatics concepts, decision-making support tools and an examination of health information technologies that promote safety, improve quality, foster consumer-centered care and efficiency.

Prerequisite or corequisite: NUR 3825. All prerequisites must be passed with a grade of "C" or higher.

Terms Typically Offered:Offered as Needed

Classes not offered for selected criteria.

Textbook information will be available online for each term's courses 45 days prior to the first day of classes for the term.

The courses in this catalog are identified by prefixes and numbers that were assigned by Florida's Statewide Course Numbering System, a system used by all public postsecondary institutions in Florida and 32 non-public institutions. Seminole State controls the description, credit and content of its own courses.