Unit 1: Introduction & Overview: Components of HIT Systems

This unit is an introductory unit where the core definitions and concepts of systems in general and healthcare specifically are presented.  Using hands-on exploratory lab exercises, students will be introduced to an example HIT system where they will learn basic navigation and gain familiarity with components common to many clinical HIT systems. Specific examples of HIT systems from a variety of settings will be discussed.

Lectures and Lab Exercises