University of Technology Sydney

92035 Health Information Management Principles and Practice

6cp; 4 x 7 hrs workshops with site visits
Requisite(s): 92032 Digital Health for Health Information Professionals AND 92033c Health Classification and Terminologies A AND 92031 Fundamentals of Health Information and Records Management
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Professional studies subject


This subject covers the concepts, principles and practice relating to contemporary issues of health information management and health informatics applications. Students further expand on their knowledge of the legislative requirements and ethical obligations for access, privacy and confidentiality of personal health information. Students gain practical experience in the evaluation of electronic health records systems and digital health initiatives as well as in the coding of medical records.

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