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Health Care Administration
Health Informatics and Administration Chair: Priya Nambisan, NWQ Building B Room 6410, nambisap@uwm.edu
Undergraduate Program Director: Kathleen Olewinski, NWQ Building B Room 6432, (414) 229-7110
MHA Program Director: Jennifer Fink, NWQ Building B Room 6455, (414) 229-7533
Healthcare Informatics Program Director: Rohit Kate, NWQ Building B Room 6473, katerj@uwm.edu

Student Advising: NWQ Building B , 6th Floor (414) 229-2758

Please note: NOTE: Students who are absent during first week of classes without instructor's permission may forfeit a place in class. Students will still be held responsible for dropping the class. COLLEGE OF HEALTH SCIENCES INTRODUCTORY/TOPICS COURSES: BMS 101 Introduction to Clinical Laboratory Sciences; BMS 205(NS) Introduction to Diagnostic Medicine; BMS 232 Introduction to Nutrition; BMS 260(SS) Introduction to Complementary and Alternative Medicine; BMS 281 Dead Men Do Tell Tales: An Introduction to Forensic Science; COMSDIS 210(SS) Survey of Communication Disorders; HS 101 Introduction to Health and Disease; HS 105 (SS) Survey of the Health Professions; HCA 203(SS) Human Life Cycle; HS 222 Language of Medicine; HS 224 Computational Tools for Healthcare Professionals; KIN 200 Introduction to Kinesiology; KIN 230(NS) Health Aspects of Exercise and Nutrition; THERREC 203 Recreation as a Therapeutic Intervention, THERREC 103(HU) Introduction to Leisure
FORENSIC SCIENCES
Interdisciplinary certificate programs in forensic sciences are offered by the College of Health Sciences in cooperation with the College of Letters & Sciences and Helen Bader School of Social Welfare. For a listing of courses offered in the programs this semester, see the Forensic Sciences listing toward the end of this Schedule.
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HCA-203: Human Life Cycle (3 units; U ; SS)

Views of leading theorists and recent research in the field of human development will be presented with emphasis on biopsychosocial aspects of the five major stages of development from prenatal through senescence.

Notes:
Prereq: soph st or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
SS   3 LEC 001 21777 12:30 PM-1:45 PM MW 09/05-12/14 Smuckler, Nancy END 103  
SS (FEE) 3 LEC 292 22601 - 09/05-12/14 Smuckler, Nancy ONLINE WEB  
Course taught 100% online following the regular semester schedule. Internet access required. Special course fee of $275 in addition to regular tuition will be charged for this section.

HCA-212: Drugs Used and Abused (3 units; U ; SS)

An introduction to the mechanisms, actions, uses and abuses of selected licit and illicit drugs from a public health perspective.

Notes:
Prereq: soph st or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
SS   3 LEC 001 22602 5:30 PM-8:10 PM T 09/05-12/14 Morris, George LAP 260  
SS (FEE) 3 LEC 292 21714 - 09/05-12/14 Eldredge, Christina ONLINE WEB  
Course taught 100% online following the regular semester schedule. Internet access required. Special course fee of $275.00 in addition to regular tuition will be charged for this section.

HCA-220: Leading Healthcare Professionals (3 units; U )

Introduction to effective healthcare leadership of self, others, and groups in complex healthcare settings. Emphasis on leader understanding own temperament and values and healthcare context.

Notes:
Prereq: none.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 22603 10:00 AM-12:40 PM F 09/05-12/14 Ravvaz, Kourosh NWQ 1871  
Consent required to audit.
  (FEE) 3 LEC 292 21697 - 09/05-12/14 Eckberg, Shanna ONLINE WEB  
Course taught 100% on-line following the regular semester schedule. Internet access required. Special course fee of $275 in addition to regular tuition will be charged for this section.
Consent required to audit.
Consent required to audit.

HCA-297: Study Abroad (1 - 12 units; U )

Designed to enroll students in UWM sponsored program before course work level, content and credits are determined and/or in specially prepared program course work.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic. Prereq: acceptance to Study Abroad Prog.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 12 LEC 101 13563 - 09/05-12/14   OFF CAMPUS  

HCA-421: Operations Management in Healthcare Organizations (3 units; U )

Application of operations management principles to management of healthcare organizations. Emphasis on tools to plan, organize and control.

Notes:
Prereq: Bus Adm 350(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 21715 11:00 AM-12:15 PM TR 09/05-12/14 Trinh, Hanh END 107  

HCA-422: Human Resource Management in Healthcare Organizations (3 units; U )

Introduction of human relation concepts as it applies to the health care organizations. Emphasis on the application of management responsibilities.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st in Hlth Sci or HCA minor.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 21723 9:30 AM-10:45 AM TR 09/05-12/14 Trinh, Hanh NWQ G544  
  (FEE) 3 LEC 202 21741 - 09/05-12/14 Anderson, Sheila ONLINE WEB  
Course taught 100% online following the regular semester schedule. Internet access required. Special course fee of $275, in addition to regular tuition will be charged for this section.

HCA-450: Healthcare Quality Management (3 units; U )

Theory and development of quality assessment programs in healthcare; involvement of governing board, administration, medical staff, includes review of risk and utilization management programs.

Notes:
Prereq: C L Sci 301-305(P); HMS 270(P) or MthStat 215(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 21711 4:00 PM-5:15 PM TR 09/05-12/14 Ahmed, Aamer NWQ 6590  
  (FEE) 3 LEC 202 23314 - 09/05-12/14 Schultz, Spencer ONLINE WEB  
Course will be taught 100% online following the regular semester schedule. Internet access required. Special course fee of $275 in addition to regular tuition will be assessed for this section.

HCA-497: Study Abroad (1 - 12 units; U/G )

Designed to enroll students in UWM sponsored program before course work level, content, and credits are determined and/or in specially prepared program course work.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic. Prereq: jr st; acceptance to Study Abroad Prog.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 12 LEC 101 13562 - 09/05-12/14   OFF CAMPUS  

HCA-520: Clinical Practicum (3 units; U )

Assignments to local health information centers for practical experience; weekly meetings and projects also required.

Notes:
Prereq: sr st in HCA.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 FLD 901 22599 - 09/05-12/14 Olewinski, Kathleen OFF CAMPUS  

HCA-521: Advanced Systems Thinking for Healthcare Leaders (3 units; U/G )

An in-depth view of systems theory, Deming's system of profound knowledge, and Goldratt's theory of constraints and how these theories can improve healthcare organizations.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st; HCA 340(P) & Bus Adm 330(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 21713 12:30 PM-1:45 PM TR 09/05-12/14 Ross, Gary NWQ 1871  
Consent required to audit.
  (FEE) 3 LEC 202 23406 - 09/05-12/14 Zabawa, Barbara ONLINE WEB  
Course will be taught 100% online following the regular semester schedule. Internet access required. Special course fee of $275 in addition to regular tuition will be assessed for this section.
Consent required to audit.

HCA-537: Introduction to Healthcare Databases and Technologies (3 units; U/G )

Introduction to origins, sources and content of healthcare data; technologies used to manage and control healthcare databases.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st in Hlth Sci or minor in HCA or HCI cert or cons instr; HS 224 (HCA 224)(P) or L&I Sci 110(P) or Bus Adm 230(P).
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 21709 2:00 PM-3:15 PM MW 09/05-12/14 Wu, Min BOL B79  
  (FEE) 3 LEC 202 23313 - 09/05-12/14 Wu, Min ONLINE WEB  
Course will be taught 100% online following the regular semester schedule. Internet access required. Special course fee of $275 in addition to regular tuition will be assessed for this section.

HCA-540: Health Information Professional Practice (4 units; U )

Four-week professional practice working with and under supervision of an information manager. Pre-practice meetings and post-practice seminar.

Notes:
Prereq: sr st in HCA, HCA 520 (HIA 520)(P).

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    4 FLD 901 23356 - 09/05-12/14 Olewinski, Kathleen OFF CAMPUS  
Course meetings are TBA depending on arrangements with the Instructor.

HCA-542: Healthcare Database Design and Management (3 units; U/G )

Study of database structure, data models, and operations issues. Emphasis on data security, integrity, integration, and access. Healthcare database applications.

Notes:
Prereq: jr st, HCA 541(P); or grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 21710 5:30 PM-8:10 PM W 09/05-12/14 Steber, Dale END 107  
  (FEE) 3 LEC 202 22604 - 09/05-12/14 Steber, Dale ONLINE WEB  
Course taught 100% online following the regular semester schedule. Internet access required. Special course fee of $275 in addition to regular tuition will be charged for this section.

HCA-580: Health Care Administration Internship (4 units; U )

Capstone course/Internship experience with administrators in health care agencies and health-related organizations (e.g., hospitals/health systems, ambulatory care/group practices, managed care, rehabilitation facilities, residential/long-term care).

Notes:
May be retaken to max of 12 cr. Prereq: sr st in HCA prog & cons internship coordinator.
Not open to University Special Students

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    4 FLD 901 21703 - 09/05-12/14 Olewinski, Kathleen OFF CAMPUS  
Audit never allowed.
    4 FLD 902 21753 - 09/05-12/14 Olewinski, Kathleen OFF CAMPUS  
Section open only to students completing their second Internship.
Audit never allowed.

HCA-590: Topics in Health Sciences: (1 - 3 units; U/G )

Topics of current interest within the field of health sciences. The theme for each semester's offering will be posted.

Notes:
May be retaken w/chg in topic to max of 9 cr for grad students. Prereq: jr st; cons instr for grad cr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
Human Resources Management in Healthcare
    3 LEC 004 25928 5:30 PM-8:10 PM M 09/11-12/14 Dolohanty, Naomi NWQ 6593  
Professional Development for HCA Students
    1 LEC 007 26256 3:00 PM-3:50 PM R 09/05-12/14 Zabawa, Barbara NWQ G596  
Human Resources Management in Healthcare
  (FEE) 3 LEC 205 24677 - 09/05-12/14 Anderson, Sheila ONLINE WEB  
Course taught 100% online following the regular semester schedule. Internet access required. Special course fee of $275 in addition to regular tuition will be charged for this section.
Human Resources Management in Healthcare
  (FEE) 3 LEC 206 24065 - 09/05-12/14 Anderson, Sheila ONLINE WEB  
Course taught 100% on-line following the regular semester schedule. Section open only to MHA-Froedtert Pharmacy Fellows or Pharmacy Leadership Academy students, or with consent of Instructor. Online course fee of $2222.00 will be the ONLY charge assessed for this section. Fee applies to all students enrolled in addition to tuition/fees for any other classes in which they are enrolled.

HCA-699: Advanced Independent Study: (1 - 3 units; U/G )

Notes:
May be retaken with change in topic. Prereq: U: jr st, 2.5 gpa, writ cons instr; G: grad st; writ cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 3 IND 005 12646 - 09/05-12/14 Cisler, Ron ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 008 12654 - 09/05-12/14 Fink, Jennifer ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 010 12647 - 09/05-12/14 Kate, Rohit ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 015 12652 - 09/05-12/14 Luo, Zhihui ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 018 12653 - 09/05-12/14 Nambisan, Priya ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 020 12648 - 09/05-12/14 Patrick, Timothy ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 025 12649 - 09/05-12/14 Trinh, Hanh ROOM TBA  
    1 - 3 IND 030 12650 - 09/05-12/14 Wu, Min ROOM TBA  

HCA-700: Introduction to Health Care Informatics (2 units; G )

An introduction to the history, theory, applications, and organizational context of health informatics.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st or cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    2 LEC 001 24344 3:30 PM-4:50 PM M 09/11-12/14 Luo, Zhihui NWQ G540  
Consent required to audit.
  (FEE) 2 LEC 202 24345 - 09/05-12/14 Luo, Zhihui ONLINE WEB  
Course taught 100% online following the regular semester schedule. Online course fee of $1,573 will be the only charge assessed for this section. Fee applies to all students enrolled in addition to tuition/fees for any other classes in which they are enrolled.
Consent required to audit.

HCA-741: Essential Programming for Health Informatics (3 units; G )

Study of programming topics and skills necessary to perform commonly encountered computational tasks in the field of biomedical and health informatics.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 24346 4:30 PM-7:10 PM W 09/05-12/14 Kate, Rohit NWQ G540 PDF
Consent required to audit.
  (FEE) 3 LEC 202 24347 - 09/05-12/14 Kate, Rohit ONLINE WEB PDF
Course taught 100% online following the regular semester schedule. Online course fee of $2,222 will be the only charge assessed for this section. Fee applies to all students enrolled in addition to tuition/fees for any other classes in which they are enrolled.
Consent required to audit.

HCA-742: Computational Intelligence in Health Informatics (3 units; G )

Study of computational intelligence as applied to biomedical and health care informatics.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 24349 4:30 PM-7:10 PM T 09/05-12/14 Kate, Rohit NWQ G540 PDF
Consent required to audit.
  (FEE) 3 LEC 202 24350 - 09/05-12/14 Kate, Rohit ONLINE WEB PDF
Course taught 100% online following the regular semester schedule. Online course fee of $2,222 will be the only charge assessed for this section. Fee applies to all students enrolled in addition to tuition/fees for any other classes in which they are enrolled.
Consent required to audit.

HCA-760: Biomedical and Healthcare Terminology and Ontology (3 units; G )

Theory and application of ontology, controlled terminology, and coding to health information systems.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
  (FEE) 3 LEC 202 24359 - 09/05-12/14 Schwei, Kelsey ONLINE WEB  
Course taught 100% online following the regular semester schedule. Online course fee of $2,222 will be the only charge assessed for this section. Fee applies to all students enrolled in addition to tuition/fees for any other classes in which they are enrolled.
    3 LEC 204 26257 - 09/05-12/14 Schwei, Kelsey ONLINE WEB  
Course taught 100% online following the regular semester schedule. Regular UWM tuition assessed. Internet access required.

HCA-801: Design of Health and Human Service Systems (3 units; G )

Develop and apply skills in analysis, synthesis and evaluation of systemic components necessary to delivery health care services in the United States of America. Counts as repeat of HCA 590 of same topic.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; admis to MHA major; or cons instr

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 26383 5:30 PM-8:10 PM T 09/05-12/14 Frediani, Robert NWQ G578  
Audit never allowed.
    3 LEC 202 26382 - 09/05-12/14 Frediani, Robert ONLINE WEB  
: Course taught 100% online following the regular semester schedule. Internet access required. Special course fee of $275 in addition to regular tuition will be charged for this section.
Audit never allowed.
    3 LEC 203 26381 - 09/05-12/14 Frediani, Robert ONLINE WEB  
Course taught 100% on-line following the regular semester schedule. Section open only to MHA-Froedtert Pharmacy Fellows or Pharmacy Leadership Academy students, or with consent of Instructor. Online course fee of $2222.00 will be the ONLY charge assessed for this section. Fee applies to all students enrolled in addition to tuition/fees for any other classes in which they are enrolled.
Audit never allowed.

HCA-813: Health Regulatory Policy and Politics (3 units; G )

Social and political foundations of healthcare regulations including legal factors affecting patient/client care, operations, the administration of healthcare facilities and systems.

Notes:
Counts as repeat of HCA 590 of same topic. Prereq: grad st; admis to MHA major; or cons instr

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 25922 5:00 PM-7:40 PM W 09/05-12/14 Nambisan, Priya NWQ 6587  
Audit never allowed.
  (FEE) 3 LEC 202 25923 - 09/05-12/14 Nambisan, Priya ONLINE WEB  
Course taught completely online following the regular semester schedule. Special course fee of $275 in addition to regular tuition will be assessed for this section. Internet access required.
Audit never allowed.
  (FEE) 3 LEC 203 25924 - 09/05-12/14 Nambisan, Priya ONLINE WEB  
Section open only to MHA-Froedtert Pharmacy Fellows or Pharmacy Leadership Academy students or with the consent of the Instructor. Course taught 100% on-line following the regular semester schedule. Online course fee of $2,222.00 will be the ONLY charge assessed for this section. Fee applies to all students enrolled in addition to tuition/fees for any other classes in which they are enrolled.
Audit never allowed.

HCA-821: Operations Management in Healthcare Organizations (3 units; G )

Fundamental principles, concepts, and approaches regarding health care operations management, quality management, and process improvement.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; admis to MHA major; or cons instr

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 24644 5:30 PM-8:10 PM R 09/05-12/14 Balcerzak, Gary NWQ 1961  
Course will be taught in a hybrid format with approximately 50% of the class meetings delivered on-line. Students should be prepared for in-class meetings or on-line synchronous activities on all Thursdays from 5:30 pm - 8:10 pm.
  (FEE) 3 LEC 202 24645 - 09/05-12/14 Balcerzak, Gary ONLINE WEB  
Course taught 100% online with synchronous class activities on Thursdays from 5:30 pm - 8:10 pm. Internet access required. Special course fee of $275 in addition to regular tuition will be charged for this section.
  (FEE) 3 LEC 203 24680 - 09/05-12/14 Balcerzak, Gary ONLINE WEB  
Section open only to MHA-Froedtert Pharmacy Fellows or Pharmacy Leadership Academy students or with consent of Instructor. Online course fee of $2222.00 will be the ONLY charge assessed for this section. Fee applies to all students enrolled in addition to tuition/fees for any other classes in which they are enrolled. Course taught 100% on-line with synchronous activities scheduled for Thursdays from 5:30 pm - 8:10 pm CST.

HCA-866: Leading Change & Innovation in a System (3 units; G )

Management of innovation business projects, including multi-tier contracting, virtual manufacturing, quality targeting and pursuit, and global operations. Counts as repeat of HCA 590 of same topic.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; admis to MHA major; or cons instr

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 LEC 001 24716 5:30 PM-8:10 PM R 09/05-12/14 Fink, Jennifer NWQ 6590  
  (FEE) 3 LEC 202 24643 - 09/05-12/14 Fink, Jennifer ONLINE WEB  
Course taught 100% online following the regular semester schedule. Internet access required. Special course fee of $275 in addition to regular tuition will be charged for this section.
  (FEE) 3 LEC 203 24679 - 09/05-12/14 Fink, Jennifer ONLINE WEB  
Course taught 100% on-line following the regular semester schedule. Section open only to MHA-Froedtert Pharmacy Fellows or Pharmacy Leadership Academy students or with consent of the Instructor. Online course fee of $2222.00 will be the ONLY charge assessed for this section. Fee applies to all students enrolled in addition to tuition/fees for any other classes in which they are enrolled.

HCA-890: Health Care Informatics Research and Thesis (1 - 6 units; G )

Preparation of a thesis under the direction of the student's major professor.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st, cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 6 IND 010 12655 - 09/05-12/14 Kate, Rohit ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 013 12659 - 09/05-12/14 Luo, Zhihui ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 015 12656 - 09/05-12/14 Patrick, Timothy ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    1 - 6 IND 020 12657 - 09/05-12/14 Wu, Min ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.

HCA-891: Health Care Informatics Professional Project (3 units; G )

Preparation of a professional project under the supervision of the student's major professor.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st; cons instr.

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    3 IND 005 12660 - 09/05-12/14 Kate, Rohit ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    3 IND 010 12661 - 09/05-12/14 Patrick, Timothy ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    3 IND 013 12664 - 09/05-12/14 Luo, Zhihui ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.
    3 IND 020 12663 - 09/05-12/14 Wu, Min ROOM TBA  
Consent required to audit.

HCA-990: Research and Dissertation (1 - 6 units; G )

Research in HealthCare Administration and Informatics.

Notes:
Prereq: grad st

GER   Units Section Class# Hours Days Dates Instructor Room Syllabus
    1 - 6 IND 005 12665 - 09/05-12/14 Cisler, Ron ROOM TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 6 IND 010 12667 - 09/05-12/14 Kate, Rohit ROOM TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 6 IND 013 12670 - 09/05-12/14 Luo, Zhihui ROOM TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 6 IND 014 12671 - 09/05-12/14 Nambisan, Priya ROOM TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 6 IND 020 12666 - 09/05-12/14 Patrick, Timothy ROOM TBA  
Audit never allowed.
    1 - 6 IND 025 12668 - 09/05-12/14 Wu, Min ROOM TBA  
Audit never allowed.