You have been hired as an informatician at a state health department. The health department is developing systems to receive laboratory and clinical case reports from clinical settings, such as hospitals and doctor’s offices. Your state has had an immunization registry in operation for several years and has been successful in getting cooperation from healthcare settings to send data to the system. 1. Why is the system for reporting immunizations and receiving results at the health department so successful, particularly in comparison to the struggles you are observing as the health department sets up its laboratory and case reporting systems?
Why is surgical integrity important when dealing with patient care? Please make an initial post by midweek, and respond to at least two other student’s posts with substantial details that demonstrate an understanding of the concepts, and critical thinking. Remember that your posts must exhibit appropriate writing mechanics including using proper language, cordiality, and proper grammar and punctuation. If you refer to any outside sources or reference materials be sure to provide proper attribution and/or citation.
Assume you are working with an implementation team in installing a new nursing documentation system for a home health agency. Historically, all of the agency’s nursing documentation was recorded in paper form. The agency has little computerization beyond basic registration information and has no IT staff. Members of the implementation have made recommendations for installing a new nursing documentation system. Included in the list of recommendations are: The system needs to take into account the State Nursing Practice Act. The system has to include reflect state laws governing the scope of nursing practice. Nurses should be involved in the workflow […]
In order to obtain enough organs to be transplanted into needy patients, should laws be passed which allow organs to be obtained from person who have died without prior permission of the patient or family?
For the chronic health disease of obesity determine the following: Identify and describe data interpretation issues and pertinent knowledge gaps. Develop an experimental design, including methods of assessing internal and external validity, to address one identified knowledge gap pertaining to the health outcome.
Write a 500 word personal narrative essay describing what you hope to gain from your college experience. You may include details about what you have learned and what you hope to learn in college that will help you to achieve your career goals. Please note: The goal of narration is to tell a story. For this assignment, I am asking that you narrate your “story” of your college experience and what you hope will happen because of this experience once you have graduated. Of all the essays I will assign throughout the course, this is the most informal; you will […]