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Hospital Information Systems

This practical course introduces students to hospital information software (HIS) commonly used in facilities across Canada and the United States. Students will learn about hospital organization, filing systems, and use software to complete essential tasks such as order entry, out-patient and in-patient registration, and community-wide scheduling. Students will also learn to understand and process electronic, pre-printed, and handwritten doctor's orders.