skip to content

gutter

TWU to Offer Informatics Programs Beginning Fall 2015

Post-Baccalaureate Certification in Interprofessional Informatics Program:

The online Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Interprofessional Informatics is intended for those professionals who have a bachelor’s degree and who are seeking additional education and training in informatics. This certificate will provide students with academic and supervised practicums in informatics.  Content includes technology-based health promotion, data application, interaction design and telehealth.  The program uses an interprofessional education/collaborative approach to learning.  The certificate program is designed for students from a variety of disciplines including but not limited to Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Nutrition Science and Health Systems Management. Students enrolled in the certificate program will complete a synthesis course integrating and applying program content.  Students with limited experience in informatics may be required take an introductory course in informatics based upon advice of the program coordinator or faculty.

Admission Requirements:

The Post Baccalaureate Certificate Program requires a Bachelor’s Degree. This program is designed for Graduate students in PT, OT, Nutrition, Nursing, HSM, IT Business and other majors related to the Healthcare Profession.

  • Post Baccalaureate certification involves the completion of 15 credit hours of instruction with 3 hours of pre-requisite.
  • GRE or MAT are not required.
  • 100% online, full- time or part- time.

Curriculum:

Pre-Requisite

NURS 6323: Informatics and Research in Nursing and Health Care

Core Courses

NURS 6813:  Data Application for Health Promotion

NURS 6963: Telehealth and Remote Monitoring in Post-Acute Services

NURS 6943: Technology Enhanced Health Promotion

NURS 6903: Interaction Design for Consumer Health and Clinical Decision Making

NURS 6903: Interprofessional Informatics Synthesis

Contact:

Dr. Mari Tietze, PhD, RN-BC, FHIMSS
Program Director
Texas Woman’s University
mtietze@twu.edu

 

Texas Medical Center Women's History Project

Dr. Robin Britt and Dr. Ann Scanlon McGinityCongratulations to our own Dr. Robin Britt and Dr. Ann Scanlon McGinity!

On March 19, 2015, the Texas Medical Center Library honored the third installation of inductees into the Texas Medical Center Women's History Project at a reception.  This year's honorees were Dr. Robin Britt, Texas Woman's University (retired); Dr. Janet Butel, Baylor College of Medicine; Dr. Asha Kapadia, UTHealth School of Public Health; Dr. Ann Scanlon McGinity, (TWU Regent), Houston Methodist Hospital; and Dr. Elizabeth Travis, MD Anderson Cancer Center.

The project recognizes the significant contributions made by women to the development of the Texas Medical Center and the advancement of health sciences and medicine.  These outstanding women's oral histories are recorded and preserved for posterity in the archives at the Library.

Accreditation Information

The (baccalaureate degree in nursing/master's degree in nursing/Doctor of Nursing Practice program and/or post-graduate APRN certificate program) at Texas Woman's University is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (http://www.aacn.nche.edu/ccne-accreditation).

Was this page helpful?

    




If you would like a reply, please provide your email address.

  

Academic / Administrative Complaints & Appeals

THECB 18 Doctoral Characteristics

Current News and Events

FSA Denton County Nursing Alumni Chapter Scholarship Application for Fall/Spring Semesters of 2015-2016- Deadline March 1, 2015  Click here for application

 

Houston Celebrates CON 60th Anniversary

Houston Center celebrated TWU College of Nursing 60th Anniversary with a Fall Forum and Open House.  See pictures...

TWU Receives $3 million in federal HRSA grants for nursing scholarships

Texas Woman's University will help more economically disadvantaged undergraduate and graduate students pursue a degree in nursing. Full story...

TWU College of Nursing Announces Agreement with Collin College

An agreement between Texas Woman's University and Collin College streamlines the timeline to a bachelor's degree for nursing students. Full story...