HS 611

Semantic Organization of Health Information and Data Standards

This course introduces many of the foundational concepts regarding the semantic organization of healthcare data as well as the surrounding data standards and application of programming interfaces (APIs). Students will learn the basic building blocks for achieving data interoperability and apply these concepts through case studies, labs, and discussions. The course ends with a survey of existing healthcare data companies, looking at their strengths and weaknesses from the perspective of interoperability.

Restriction: College restricted to School of Nursing and Health Professions