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Approx. 14 hours to complete
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Intermediate Level
Approx. 14 hours to complete
English
Subtitles: English

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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1

Week 1

4 hours to complete

Healthcare 101

4 hours to complete
7 videos (Total 52 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
7 videos
Module 1 Introduction3m
Context of Human Systems and Human Biology9m
Healthcare Systems8m
Opportunities for Improvement: High Costs and Waste9m
Opportunities for Improvement: Knowing Doing Gaps6m
Opportunities for Improvement: Patient Management9m
1 reading
A Note From UC Davis10m
1 practice exercise
Module 1 Quiz30m
Week
2

Week 2

4 hours to complete

Concepts and Categories

4 hours to complete
6 videos (Total 41 min)
6 videos
Ontologies - Descriptions of the World7m
Standard Terminologies7m
Diagnoses: ICD-9/108m
SNOMED, CPT, LOINC, Drug Terminologies7m
Information Exchange Standards7m
1 practice exercise
Module 2 Quiz30m
Week
3

Week 3

3 hours to complete

Healthcare Data

3 hours to complete
6 videos (Total 45 min)
6 videos
From Concepts to Data: Information to Knowledge5m
Clinical Data10m
Administrative Data8m
Genomic Data8m
Big Data7m
1 practice exercise
Module 3 Quiz30m
Week
4

Week 4

4 hours to complete

Data and Conceptual Harmony

4 hours to complete
7 videos (Total 44 min), 1 reading, 2 quizzes
7 videos
Data Archaeology6m
Data Harmonization7m
Data Integration6m
Data Mapping6m
Entity Resolution12m
Course Summary1m
1 reading
Welcome to Peer Review Assignments!10m
1 practice exercise
Module 4 Quiz30m

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About the Health Information Literacy for Data Analytics Specialization

This Specialization is intended for data and technology professionals with no previous healthcare experience who are seeking an industry change to work with healthcare data. Through four courses, you will identify the types, sources, and challenges of healthcare data along with methods for selecting and preparing data for analysis. You will examine the range of healthcare data sources and compare terminology, including administrative, clinical, insurance claims, patient-reported and external data. You will complete a series of hands-on assignments to model data and to evaluate questions of efficiency and effectiveness in healthcare. This Specialization will prepare you to be able to transform raw healthcare data into actionable information....
Health Information Literacy for Data Analytics

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