Imagine you are a System Analyst at ABC incorporated. Your job is to submit a report about common issues with their EHR system and the improvements that can be done to the system.
You have the option to discuss one of the following topics: or other related topics. Please start submitting your topics as soon as possible in order to get a feedback. Topics might be revised later if needed. Prior instructor approval is needed.
EHR related technologies:
• Network Technologies such as wireless technology
• Security aspects ( Encryption, IDSes, Biometrics)
• Standards and regulation (HIPPA)
• Current Status of Ministry of Health EHR and the improvement that can be done.
• Security threats to HER (virus, rootkits, hackers)
• Newer technologies in the Healthcare such as Telemedicine.
The final paper must adhere to the following criteria:
• 6-8 pages in length
• Follow a particular forma, but you may use APA format or IEEE publication format (http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/560/01/)
• At least 3 different citations/resources (paper, journal, website)
• 1.5 spaced
• Time New Roman font, 12 pt
• It has Title page with the topic, the name of the student, and section number ( not included in the total page number)
• Research Sources (Bibliography) preferred to be in APA format
• Introduction or abstract summary about the paper
• Conclusion discussing the improvements
In the paper please discuss the following points:
• What kind of technology you are discussing?
• Brief history about?
• Describe how it works?
• Describe the benefits and the challenges of using this technology?
• Give an actual example of the technology current usage (Biometric scanners, using Ipads…etc), and how it is currently being used? And what was the cost associated with the implementation?
• Show how the improvements helped in the current Environment.