Course: Medical Informatics II

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Course title Medical Informatics II
Course code LBF/RB021
Organizational form of instruction Seminar
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Semester Summer
Number of ECTS credits 2
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
  • Malohlava Jakub, Mgr. Ph.D.
  • Kolářová Hana, prof. RNDr. CSc.
  • Mazura Jiří, RNDr.
Course content
The course builds on the topics of the subject Medical Informatics taught in winter term, continues in presentation of acquired and evaluated data using the software PowerPoint. In the area of application software, the students will familiarize with software designated for work organization in doctor?s office, clients file administration, data entry into patients file, examination scheduling, etc. During this course the students will also familiarize with software for image analysis aimed at biomedical problems.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monologic Lecture(Interpretation, Training), Dialogic Lecture (Discussion, Dialog, Brainstorming)
Learning outcomes
Students will learn the basics of the informatics, computer technology and general purpose and specialized software with the emphasis on practical skills according to their field of study. Students will learn the capabilities of computer networks handling to obtain professional information of their field of interest.
Student will obtain knowledge on the software used for workplace management, patient agenda and presentation of the new information. Student will gain the understanding on the application software for the therapy practice. Student will be able to use methods required to search for the high-quality information.
Students ought to have fundamental attainments in informatics and computer technology at the secondary education level.

Assessment methods and criteria
Written exam, Dialog

100% attendance at seminars, successfully passed written test and interview
Recommended literature
  • Materová, H. (2008). Nemocniční informační systémy. Ostrava: Ostravská univerzita v Ostravě.

Study plans that include the course
Faculty Study plan (Version) Branch of study Category Recommended year of study Recommended semester
Faculty of Health Sciences Physiotherapy (2011) Health service 1 Summer