HCI 330 Teaching and Training in Healthcare Informatics • 5 Cr.

Description

Successful implementation of HIT requires extensive training. This course addresses general and special issues associated with adult learning in healthcare information technology. Covers training methods used for diverse, interdisciplinary audiences. Prerequisites: HCI 310 and acceptance into the program, or permission of the instructor. Previously HCTM 330.

Outcomes

After completing this class, students should be able to:

  •  Utilize appropriate instructional design models for training healthcare professionals on use of HIT 
  • Examine pedagogical considerations associated with teaching and training adult learners in healthcare settings 
  • Evaluate learner needs that are unique to healthcare informatics and healthcare settings 
  • Design appropriate training modules for disparate groups of healthcare professionals, including nurses, physicians, and allied healthcare professionals 
  • Select appropriate teaching materials for training healthcare professionals on use of HIT 
  • Create an evaluation plan  to determine training effectiveness 
  • Develop appropriate mechanisms to assess learner progress