Healthcare Technology Certificate


The healthcare technology online certificate program is designed for students with an interest in information technology and its application in healthcare. The certificate program emphasizes the skills and knowledge necessary to help healthcare providers in workflow redesign and management of healthcare systems in the health information technology industry.

Graduates of the program will:

  • Facilitate decision-making necessary for optimizing healthcare processes.
  • Analyze the workflow processes in a selected clinical setting.
  • Select appropriate technology input methods given different technology uses, user populations and contexts.
  • Demonstrate concept knowledge of cognition and human performance models in their relevance to systems evaluation methods.
  • Compare and contrast different types of health information systems in terms of their ability to support the requirements of a healthcare enterprise.
  • Identify security risks for computing systems and discuss potential solutions.

*This certificate is not eligible for Title IV funding.

Course Listing

HIM3000D        Health Informatics

HIM3010D        Health Systems Analysis and Design

HIM3020D        Healthcare Data Security & Compliance

HIM4400D        User Requirements & Analysis

HIM4401D        Workflow Design

HIM4402D        System Integration

HIM4403D        Process Management, Usability & Human Factors

HIM4404D        Healthcare Technology Capstone

Course availability is subject to minimum class size requirements.