Understanding the role
information systems play in health care leadership is essential to the
success of health care professionals. In a minimum of 300 words, address
the following points in your discussion post:
Why is health care information important to all health care professionals?
Why is health information system important to health care?
Name four of the major health information systems and their use.
What is the impact of health information systems on patient care?
What are at least three definitions of the term “health care information”?
Week 1 - Discussion 2
Health information systems, like most technologies, face issues with
data input and information output. Major issues of health information
systems may vastly impact the accessibility and/or integrity of
patient-protected health information (PHI). Health care leaders are
continuously concerned about PHI quantity, quality, security, and
efficiency. In a minimum of 300 words, address the following points in
List the main categories of information and data.
What are three ways in which data can be monitored for quality?
What happens when data quality is compromised?
How does the health care industry rate in terms of information systems adoption?