Week 03: Standardization (Part I)
ANSI – American National Standards Institute. (2017, Oct.). Dr. John Halamka, Harvard Medical School, on Healthcare Standardization. Youtube.com.
Week 03 Discussion (200 words)
Question(s) – answer both questions:
- Where do you see the balance between standardized EHR systems and customized EHR systems? What are the advantages of customization? What are the disadvantages?
- If you were working to create a policy on standardized terminology and data collection methods for your organization, what would you be sure to include?
Week 04: Standardization (Part II)
Week 04 Discussion (200 words)
- How can IT systems be leveraged for care coordination? What are the advantages and disadvantages related to care coordination that might arise from IT health system implementation?
- Required Readings
- Week 04 Lecture Video – EHRs and Usability and Unintended Safety Issues (2.5 min)URL
Pew. (2018, Feb.). Electronic Health Records: Usability and Unintended Safety Issues. Youtube.com.