Strategic Application of IT in Healthcare
This course will examine the strategic application of information technology in healthcare organizations. The course will focus on the challenges facing the health care CIO/Director with respect to organizational structure, alignment with enterprise strategy, portfolio management, and regulatory compliance. In addition the course will look at how the application of IT can transform healthcare delivery in the current environment.
Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:
At the conclusion of this course the student will be able to:
Document the advantages of a comprehensive IT strategy.
Develop an IT organizational strategy and define roles of key personnel.
Define and IT portfolio management strategy.
Compare competing enterprise technology roadmaps.
Assess vendor selection/management strategies.
Develop overall enterprise IT budgeting strategies.
Identify opportunities for IT to improve the overall patient care process.