The purpose of this assignment is to understand the challenges and opportunities in the development and enhancement of information systems and their impact on communication and workflow efficiency.
Research the health information system structure at your current or most recent organization. Create a systems diagram illustrating your understanding of various health care information systems, their components, and connections with other health care departments. Write a 500 word description of your diagram. Include the criteria below:
A summary of the standard components of health care information systems.
An overview of advantages and challenges faced by a hospital using information systems for health care, especially as they relate to the evolving nature of health care information needs.
Integrate five supporting sources of health information.
Prepare this assignment according to the guidelines found in the APA Style Guide. This assignment uses a rubric. Please review the rubric below prior to beginning the assignment to become familiar with the expectations for successful completion. You are required to submit this assignment to LopesWrite.
30 points: A diagram of a health care system is extremely thorough and includes substantial detail.
Standard Components of Health Care Information Systems
30 points: A summary of the standard components of a health care information system is extremely thorough and includes substantial detail.
Advantages and Challenges
25 points: A description of the advantages and challenges hospital faces when using health information systems. Is extremely thorough and includes substantial detail.
Mechanics of Writing (includes spelling, punctuation, grammar, and language use)
10 points: Prose is free of mechanical errors. The writer uses a variety of effective sentence structures and figures of speech. The writer is clearly in command of standard written academic English.
Documentation of Sources (citations, footnotes, references, bibliography, etc., as appropriate to assignment and style)
5.0 points: Sources are documented, as appropriate to assignment. Style and format is correct.