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Approx. 13 hours to complete

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Learners taking this Course are
  • Program Managers
  • Data Analysts
  • Data Scientists
  • Scientists
  • Nurses
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Learners taking this Course are
  • Program Managers
  • Data Analysts
  • Data Scientists
  • Scientists
  • Nurses

100% online

Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.

Flexible deadlines

Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.

Intermediate Level

Approx. 13 hours to complete

Suggested: 4 weeks of study, 2-5 hours/week...

English

Subtitles: English

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
4 hours to complete

Healthcare 101

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
4 hours to complete

Concepts and Categories

6 videos (Total 41 min), 1 quiz
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
3 hours to complete

Healthcare Data

6 videos (Total 45 min), 1 quiz
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
4 hours to complete

Data and Conceptual Harmony

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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Top reviews from Healthcare Data Literacy

By JAJun 12th 2019

This course is well loaded with information that is useful for data scientists (or intending data scientists) in healthcare. The instructor did a wonderful job.

Instructor

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Brian Paciotti

Healthcare Data Scientist
Research IT

About University of California, Davis

UC Davis, one of the nation’s top-ranked research universities, is a global leader in agriculture, veterinary medicine, sustainability, environmental and biological sciences, and technology. With four colleges and six professional schools, UC Davis and its students and alumni are known for their academic excellence, meaningful public service and profound international impact....

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

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Once you enroll for a Certificate, you’ll have access to all videos, quizzes, and programming assignments (if applicable). Peer review assignments can only be submitted and reviewed once your session has begun. If you choose to explore the course without purchasing, you may not be able to access certain assignments.

  • When you enroll in the course, you get access to all of the courses in the Specialization, and you earn a certificate when you complete the work. Your electronic Certificate will be added to your Accomplishments page - from there, you can print your Certificate or add it to your LinkedIn profile. If you only want to read and view the course content, you can audit the course for free.

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