Medical Information Systems I (7ΕΒ18)
Instructor :
Course typeElective
Semester7
TermFall Semester
ECTS5
Teaching hours3
Laboratory hours
Description
Importance and utility. Medical data: Acquisition, storage, use, medical decision making. Data structures. Data bases. Networks and communication protocols. Health Information Systems design and evaluation. Applications: Medical record, hospital information system, radiology information system, laboratory information system, pharmaceutical information system, administrative information system of material and anaesthesiological administrative information system.
Course objectives

This lesson aims to provide the necessary theoretical and practical background in issues related to medical information systems. The students will be able to understand how data and systems are transformed in order to support hospitals, health centers, as well as the work of health actors (doctors, medical engineers, patients, etc.).

Textbooks/Bibliography
  • Ιατρική Πληροφορική τόμος Α, ΠΑΝΤΕΛΗΣ ΑΓΓΕΛΙΔΗΣ
  • Πληροφορική υγείας, Μπότσης Ταξιάρχης,Χαλκιώτης Στέλιος
  • Πληροφορική της υγείας-νοσηλευτική προσέγγιση, Mantas J.,Hasman A.
  • Προηγμένα Συστήματα και Υπηρεσίες Πληροφορικής στο Χώρο της Υγείας], Αθηνά Λαζακίδου
  • Πληροφοριακά συστήματα υγείας, Αποστολάκης Ι.
  • Medical Information Systems: The Laboratory Module, Ralph R. Grams
Course material
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