eHealth Systems 101: Essential Concepts
Live, interactive, online session using Webex
Systems are an integral part of healthcare delivery and as a healthcare professional you may very well be part of an eHealth team as an informed user, analyst or developer as healthcare progresses toward a comprehensive eHealth system. This session will cover the essential concepts of systems including the unique nature of software and how it is designed and built. The session will focus on the various components of a software system, the processes that are used to develop software and how they might be applied as in agile system development.
Topics covered include capturing data, storing data, retrieving data, manipulating data, interact information, software structure, system specification, design, implementation, testing, deployment, maintenance, various approaches (waterfall, agile), and addressing complexity.