Investigates the current status of informatics in health administration. Prepares students for the computer assisted management process of the future. Includes microcomputer applications, systems analysis and design, and computer selection strategies. Knowledge of basic computer science is desirable. Equivalent to HLAD-725. Prerequisites: HLAD Graduate students take HLAD-7101 and HLAD-7105; MSHI Graduate students take HLAD-7101, HLAD-7103 and HLAD-7105 prior to enrolling in course.