Johns Hopkins University
Foundations of Healthcare Systems Engineering
Johns Hopkins University

Foundations of Healthcare Systems Engineering

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3 weeks at 1 hour a week
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What you'll learn

  • Baseline the needs in healthcare delivery and articulate how and why the systems engineering approach can address many of the needs. 

  • Enumerate the different system types, their attributes, characteristics, with exemplars. 

  • Describe the systems engineering approach and conceptualize how to solve healthcare system challenges with this approach.

  • Delineate and map the variety of healthcare systems to the system types and begin systems engineering problem solving with exemplars. 

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There are 4 modules in this course

In this module, you will be introduced to the drivers and needs to improve healthcare and how systems engineering can enable this betterment.

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6 videos1 quiz2 plugins

This module will introduce you to the different system types, their characteristics, attributes, with exemplars.

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4 videos1 quiz

In this module, the systems engineering approach will be introduced to enable you to conceptualize the application for healthcare system challenge resolution.

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7 videos1 quiz

This module will introduce you to the variety of healthcare systems and then map these systems to the appropriate system type for systems engineering application within the systems engineering approach.

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8 videos1 reading1 quiz1 plugin


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Dr. Matthew (Matt) Montoya
Johns Hopkins University
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