Electronic Health Records
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- 10 Jul 2023
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Upon completion of this subject, the student should be able to:
- Critically evaluate the theory and practical application of electronic health records locally and internationally.
- Analyse drivers and trends influencing the development of EHRs
- Critique possible points of tension in the socio-technical system
- Debate the ethical considerations of the development, use, and management of EHRs
- Refer to Mylo for study topics
You should not enrol in this subject if you have successfully completed any of the following subject(s) because they are considered academically equivalent:
- TAS-CRH505-Electronic Health Records (No longer available)
No additional requirements
This subject explores the evolution of the electronic health record (EHR). It examines the definition and context of the EHR, records management, the benefits and barriers of EHRs, the national health information agenda, the EHR as a socio-technical tool, ethical considerations, and the future of EHRs.
- Essay (40%)
- Presentation (20%)
- External Environmental Analysis (40%)
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