DHA 723 Week 3 Assignment: Software Application Process

DHA 723 Week 3 Assignment: Software Application Process

DHA 723 Week 3 Assignment: Software Application Process

Write a 1,400- to 1,750-word paper on the evolution of a software application used in your health care organization or another health care organization, such as a clinic, surgical center, hospital, imaging center, cancer center, and so forth. Explain how the process functioned before the software application was implemented.

Diagram the timeline and the decision makers involved in recognizing system vulnerabilities, identifying viable alternatives, and selecting optimal software.

DHA 723 Week 4 Individual Assignment Data Collection Presentation

Research the forms of data used in the system of your choice. This system could be your own health care organization, the Patton-Fuller Community Hospital found in the University of Phoenix Virtual Organizations, or an organization from the course readings.

Create a 10- to 15-slide Microsoft® PowerPoint® presentation, including detailed speaker notes, that identifies the forms of data collected and used in your chosen system. Include at least one slide per form of data.

Where does the data come from (such as outside test results)?

Where does the data go (patient record, printer, physician folder, and/or other destination)?

How are the different forms of data used?

What is the importance of each form of data?

What kinds of data does the organization send out (such as quality measures, patient billing, purchase orders, and so forth)?

What security measures are taken to protect the data?

What kinds of data do senior executives want mined?

What do they use the data for?

Who mines the data and who uses it?

What kinds of statistics are used to validate the data?

Develop a statistical validation as an example by mining some data from the system of your choice, graphing it, explaining it, and discussing why it is important.

DHA 723 Week 5 Individual Assignment Legislative Matrix Review

Create a matrix of significant legislation affecting health care information systems since 2000.

Write a 1,400- to 1,750-word summary of current government, legislative, and regulatory influences on information systems. Based on your readings and this week’s lecture, include the following:

Explain the changing legislative and regulatory rules and their effect on the need to implement e-health applications in health care organizations.

Write a problem statement based on the legislative trend or trends you identified

Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.

DHA 723 Week 6 Individual Assignment Interorganization Collaboration Paper

Review “Electronic health records rolling out across UC” by Rosenberg located in this week’s Electronic Reserve Readings and p. 81 (Ch. 4) of the Liang text.

Write a 1,400- to 1,750-word paper in which you delineate how health care organizations do the following:

Develop collaborative strategies predicated upon best practices.

Share lessons learned from failure.

Coordinate resource utilization.

Develop innovative training programs. Consider Liang’s discussion of IDEO and IHI.

DHA 723 Week 7 Individual Assignment Integrating E-Health Applications

Write a 500-word executive summary that includes the following:

Recapitulate your views.

Articulate your rationale for agreeing or disagreeing with the speakers.

Describe how to apply the speakers’ ideas in your current organization.


DHA 723 Week 8 Individual Assignment Achieving Adoption

Write a 1,050- to 1,400-word literature review on strategies for achieving successful adoption rather than implementation. Include articles from two peer-reviewed journals of your choice, for a total of 5 to 8 articles.

Derive a model for future behavior, predicated upon the readings and your experience, in the conclusion of your paper.

Create a graphic organizer, such as a word map, a word cloud, or another format approved by your facilitator, to reflect recurrent themes found in the articles. Research graphic organizers on the Internet you may want to use.