Data Applications and Health Care Quality (HIT 230)
3.0 Semester Hours
This course presents a comprehensive study of hospital-wide clinical quality assessment, utilization management, risk management and performance improvement. Topics include the organization by-laws, committees and credentialing of the medical staff, as well as the clinical quality assessment, utilization management and risk management process. The course will also focus on the principles and concepts of performance improvement and the tools and techniques used for outcome analysis.