This course is approved by the Kansas Board of Regents for guaranteed transfer among all Kansas Regents public postsecondary institutions. Additional courses may also be eligible for transfer. Please visit a JCCC counselor or the JCCC Registrar's office, and the Transfer Kansas portal to learn more.
HCIS 273 Quality Improvement in Healthcare (2 Hours)
This course introduces the concepts of health information technology (IT) and practice workflow redesign as instruments of quality improvement (QI). Students will learn methods to establish a culture that supports increased quality and safety in healthcare and be introduced to the principles of value-based care and patient engagement. Approaches to assessing patient safety issues and implementing quality management and reporting through electronic systems will be discussed.