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Here are Books to use for these paper topic

Braunstein, M. L. (2014). Contemporary health informatics. Chicago, IL: American Health Information Management Association. ISBN: 9781584260318.

Nelson, R., & Staggers, N. (2018). Health informatics: An interprofessional approach (2nd ed.). St. Louis, MO: Elsevier. ISBN: 9780323402316.

American Psychological Association. Publication manual of the American Psychological Association (Current ed.). Washington, DC: Author.

Discussion Board 1

Topic: Health Informatics, Theoretical Foundations, and Practice Evolution

Discuss how health informatics evolved from being a concept tobecoming a discipline or specialty. Emphasize the importance of theformation of professional organizations and educational programs inadvancing health informatics as a field. As you begin to conductresearch, explore (and cite in your discussion) an early journal articleor excerpt from a seminal book on the topic of health informatics. Ifapplicable, how has informatics evolved since then?

Discussion Board 2

Case Study Discussion Board Forum 1 (Module 2)

Topic: Privacy, Confidentiality, and Security

The State HIE Cooperative Agreement Program grantees are requiredto monitor and track statewide implementation, adoption, andtransactions of exchange mechanisms that they implement directly orenable through funding, technical assistance, marketplaces, etc. tosupport the meaningful use of health information technology. Researchthe current state of HIE across the United States through the State HIE Program Measures Dashboardand provide a response summarizing your findings related to your stateof residence. Provide a summary of your findings and any insights youhave gained in the review of the information.

Discussion Board 3

Case Study Discussion Board Forum 2 (Module 3)

Topic: Governance, Compliance, and Health Policy

Visit the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) website and read the article “The Impact of Health Literacy on a Patient’s Decision to Adopt a Personal Health Record.” Provide a summary of your findings and any insights you have gained in the review of the information.

Discussion Board 4

Forum 2 (Module 4)

Topic: The Use of Information Systems in the Delivery of Healthcare

Identify stakeholders that would be involved in the selection of ahealth IT system. After establishing this list, make a subsection listof the goals and interests of each group: Are they primarily clinical?Financial? Operational? Next, review your peers’ lists and offerfeedback regarding the stakeholders noted and the related goals andinterests they have addressed.

Discussion Board 5

Case Study Discussion Board Forum 3 (Module 5)

Topic: ePatient, Social Networking, and Personal Health Record

Research what federal and state collaboration efforts (if any)exist for the state in which you live and/or practice. Does your statecurrently participate in Health Information Security and PrivacyCollaboration (HISPC)? If not, are there plans to become involved inthis partnership? Finally, why is this collaboration important?Information should be available through your state’s Department ofHealth or at the HealthIT.gov page on HISPC.

Discussion Board 6

Forum 3 (Module 6)

Topic: ePatient, Social Networking, and Personal Health Record

Although health IT governance is a relatively “new” concept, thedemands for this expertise are vast and the needs are immediate.Healthcare reform is one example. How is health IT governance being usedto ensure that the requirements of the Affordable Care Act are beingmet, implemented, monitored, and maintained?

Discussion Board 7

Forum 4 (Module 7)

Topic: Selection, Implementation, and Delivery

A major obstacle to the global adoption, expansion, and progressof eHealth is the lack of available healthcare workers trained ininformatics and adequately prepared to work in this growing field. Whatunique skill set(s) are needed to work in this evolving discipline? Whatobstacles present themselves as informatics expands globally (e.g.,education/language barriers, differences in terminology, legal issues,access to technology, regulatory policies, etc.)? How might thesechallenges be overcome?

Discussion Board 8

Case Study Discussion Board Forum 4 (Module 8)

Topic: Information Age, Future, and Big Data

Read and provide a response to 1 of the following reports (summarize the findings and include your own insights/thoughts):

  • “Artificial Intelligence Framework for Simulating Clinical Decision-Making: A Markov Decision Process Approach”
  • “The Outcome Rating Scale: A Preliminary Study of the Reliability, Validity, and Feasibility of a Brief Visual Analog Measure”
  • “Combining Knowledge and Data Driven Insights for Identifying Risk Factors Using Electronic Health Records”
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