Legal and Security Issues in Health Informatics
Introduces students to legal aspects of their profession, including aspects of confidentiality, privacy, legal liability of software systems and contractual issues. Students gain an appreciation for legal terminology, reasoning, and processes as well as basic principles of law which apply to and govern health systems in Canada. Topics in cyber security strategies for health IT are discussed.
- Admission to BSc in Health Information Science or Combined BSc in Health Information Science and Computer Science; or
- permission of the school.