Healthcare Information and Communication Technologies

Health Care Services Management, Publication in the Diário da República - RCC 21/12/2010 [DR. 4926/2011 21.03.2011]

5 ECTS; 3º Ano, 1º Semestre, 30,0 T + 30,0 PL


Not Applicable

1)The European and Portuguese digital agendas; 2)understand the importance of information society in health; 3)develop skills related to electronic ID; data security and protection;IS; 4)Internet presence; 5) Web 2.0 for health; 6) e-learning platforms; 7)on-line services.

1)Information Society and Knowledge; 2)European and Portuguese Digital Agendas;
3) Information Society, Health; 4)Electronic Identity
Data Security and Protection
Health Information Systems, 5) Web Presence; 6) Web 2.0, Health; 7) Integration and Sharing: Google Docs, Calendar, Sites, SurveyMonkey; 8) eLearning and ICT in Health; 9) online healthcare services and resources.

Evaluation Methodology
Written open test. A practical assignment with public discussion. A minimum of 7/20 grade points in each assessment component is required to pass.

- Marques, C. (2016). Presença de Organizações de Saúde na Internet. Tomar: Instituto Politécnico de Tomar
- Marques, C. (2016). Web 2.0, Saúde. Tomar: Instituto Politécnico de Tomar
- Mendes, J. (0). Sociedade de Informação na Europa. Acedido em 16 de maio de 2012 em
- Mendes, J. (0). Sociedade de Informação em Portugal. Acedido em 16 de maio de 2012 em

Method of interaction
Theoretical and practical laboratory classes focused on the resolution of practical cases.

Software used in class
Web 2.0 Tools.