Free Online Course – IT for Health Professionals

Are you a health professional who is interested in learning more about Information Technology (IT)? The Oregon Health & Science University has created a free online course for health professionals called Introduction to Information and Computer Science.

Doctor Working on Computer Funded by the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT, the course is intended for professionals with little or no IT experience. The course is comprised of 37 online lectures requiring approximately 50 hours total to complete.

Topics covered include:

  • Basic Computing Concepts, Including History
  • Internet and the World Wide Web
  • Computer Hardware
  • Computer Software
  • Computer Programming
  • Databases and SQL
  • Networks
  • Security
  • Information Systems
  • Future of Computing

Visit the course website to learn more.


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