Course Title Course Code Program Level
HOSPITAL ADMINISTRATION INFORMATION SYSTEM SKP502 Health Services Administration (Non-thesis) M.A / M.Sc.

Course Term
(Course Semester)
Teaching and Learning Methods
Theory Practice Lab Projects/Field Work Seminars/Workshops Other Total Credits ECTS Credits
42 60 80 182 3 7,5

Teaching Staff
Language of Instruction Türkçe (Turkish)
Type Of Course Compulsory
Prerequisites There is no pre-requisite.
Recommended Optional Programme Component
Course Objectives Students are provided with information about the subjects of Hospital Information System’s content, stucture, and functioning.
Course Content After the introduction of hardware and software infrastructure, the course includes information about these systems that are built on structure and function of relational database. Next, the detailed structure and functioning of these systems are examined in a sample application program. PACS, medical application of decision support systems, and clinic information system are also studied.
Learning Outcomes (LO) The students who attended the course and were successful at the end of semester will acquire the followings; 1- will be able to know about the technological infrastructure and database management systems in hospitals 2- will be able to have an idea about database management systems and structure and functioning information system parallel to the process containing the procedure of outpatient and inpatient, 3- will be know about the medical decision support systems.
Mode of Delivery Face to face
Course Outline
Week Topics
1. Week To inform about the general structure of course and to explain what is expected from students
2. Week Computer hardware and software concepts, communication systems
3. Week Commonly used system structures
4. Week Database management system
5. Week The relational data model
6. Week Application Studies
7. Week Hospital processes, primary and secondary processes, and reflection of these to HSB
8. Week HL7 and coding systems
9. Week General structure of HBS and the relations between its constituents
10. Week HBS application; patient admission; outpatient and inpatient.
11. Week Request management, Reports
12. Week SGK and Medula
13. Week PACS, medical decision support systems
14. Week Project management, system development stages
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Total(%) 100
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