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This module provides an introduction to the field of health informatics. The module aims to raise awareness of the ongoing activity within the NHS Modernisation Agenda, which seeks to improve information management for service delivery, healthcare management and research. You will have the opportunity to explore the ways in which information and communication technologies may be used to support these activities.
The module does not focus on technical issues per se, but rather on the ways in which care delivery, patients, clinicians and managers can benefit from these established and developing information systems.
The intention of this module is to allow you to understand the need for healthcare information, to recognise good quality information and to appreciate the application of informatics to your own practice.
The aims of the module are to:
Non EEA students can only apply as part of a programme, not as a stand-alone module.
For those students whose first language is not English, the following qualification is also required:
Please note that due to changes in the UKVI's list of SELTs we are no longer able to accept TOEFL as evidence of English language for students who require a CAS as of April 2014.
Julie joined City University London as a Senior Lecturer in Education Development in 2008. In this role she led and developed mentorship provision; developing new modules and more flexible approaches to achieving this award for working nurses and midwives. Although Julie still actively contributes to these modules, her role has taken ...