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MASTER OF SCIENCE IN HEALTH INFORMATICS AND INFORMATION MANAGEMENT • 36 CREDITS • HIIM MS

Davenport University's graduate program in Health Informatics and Information Management is an interdisciplinary program providing a unique blend of business, technology and health care graduate education for current health systems environments. Today's health information management professionals are hybrids who work closely with technology professionals, management professionals and health care providers to ensure the integrity, confidentiality, and appropriate access of health care information. Reflecting the most contemporary practices in the field, the program is structured to provide experiences in the development, implementation, and maintenance of software and data systems; data analysis, privacy and security; and strategic and operational resource planning; and decision making based in the information-driven, knowledge-based health care environment.

Prerequisite Requirements
All students admitted into the Davenport University Master of Science in Health Informatics and Information Management are expected to have a bachelor degree in a with the necessary undergraduate preparation in management, technology and statistics typically found in a health, technology , or business discipline.  Students that have not successfully completed equivalent undergraduate courses will be required to complete the following graduate level pre-requisites or the undergraduate level equivalent course(s).  A grade of “B” or better must be earned in each course to show proficiency.

Graduate level Prerequisites:
IAAS581 Information Security and Assurance
STAT500 Statistics for Business

 

*Course selection will depend on the student's undergraduate preparation in health, technology, or business discipline.

Courses33 cr.
DATA610Essentials of Business Analytics3 cr.
DATA625Data Methods for Business Analytics3 cr.
HCMG630* or FINC610Health Care Organizations or Budget and Financial Management3 cr.
HCMG770Strategic Management in Health Care3 cr.
HINT601HIIM Seminar0 cr.
HINT730Information Management in Health Care3 cr.
HINT775Leadership and Performance Improvement in Health Information Management3 cr.
IAAS600Information Security Planning3 cr.
IAAS660Project Management/Risk Mitigation3 cr.
IAAS667Legal and Ethical Security Topics3 cr.
IAAS675Health Care Security3 cr.
MGMT610Management Vision and Decision: Creative & Critical Thinking from a Strategic Perspective3 cr.
Capstone - Choose one of the following:3 cr.
HINT797Health Informatics and Information Management Capstone Project3 cr.
HINT799Health Informatics and Information Management Thesis3 cr.
SABR781Study Abroad Experience3 cr.