Javascript is currently not supported, or is disabled by this browser. Please enable Javascript for full functionality.

Skip to Main Content
University of Pittsburgh    
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog 
  Jan 29, 2023
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog
Add to Portfolio(opens a new window)


Minimum Credits: 3
Maximum Credits: 3
Digital health technologies include solutions for both health care providers and patients, ranging from Electronic Health Records, Telemedicine, Mobile Health, Wearable Devices, as well as many emerging Internet-of-Things devices and sensors. This course will provide students with opportunities to explore; analyze, and discuss key issues, principles and policies surrounding digital health. The responsibilities of the health informatics and information management professional, as well as the requirements of accrediting and licensing agencies related to digital health technologies will also be discussed. The final assignment of this course will task students to work with key health service stakeholders (who will share their knowledge throughout the course as well) to investigate and propose a practical digital health solution to tackle a specific health issue.
Academic Career: Undergraduate
Course Component: Lecture
Grade Component: Letter Grade
Course Requirements: Restricted to PLANS: HIM-BS, BPH, or BS-H

Click here for class schedule information.

Add to Portfolio(opens a new window)
Catalog Navigation