The purpose of this course is to provide an extensive and critical overview and practical applications of information evaluation, security and policy to deliver high quality, cost effective health care better. This course will introduce fundamental functionality and usability evaluation methodologies on how to plan a test, create test objectives, profile the user, select the right test, select the environment, prepare the test materials, and how to analyze and report on the results of your test using common analysis techniques and reporting formats in health care settings. Information security, data integrity, privacy and policy are increasingly important to individuals and to society. This course will also examine these and other topics related to information security. The course will engage in reading about issues, conducting analyses of policies and software, and participating in discussions about the impact of security on the present and future.