Unit 8: HIT System Planning, Acquisition, Installation, & Training: Practices to Support & Pitfalls

Unit 8 is a unit where the core definitions and concepts of HIT systems planning, acquisition, installation, and training are presented.  A variety of different settings will be used as examples in the unit, including small office practices, community clinics, acute care facilities, and skilled nursing facilities. Students will conduct simulated user needs analysis, and using the lab EHRS, will identify gaps in meeting those needs.  Students will develop training plans for a variety of settings.