Post a written response in the discussion forum to EACH threaded discussion topic:
- Electronic Health Records (EHRs) provide both benefits and drawbacks. Create a “Pros” versus “Cons” table and include at least 3 items for each list. Next to each item, provide a brief rationale as to why you selected to include it on the respective list.
- Refer to the Stage 3 objectives for Meaningful Use. Select two objectives to research further. In your own words, provide a brief discussion as to how the objective may impact your role as an APN in clinical practice.
Stage 3 objectives to choose from:
- Protect electronic protected health information
- Generate and transmit prescriptions electronically
- Implement clinical decision
- Use computerized provider order
- Provide patient with electronic access to their health information and patient-specific education
- Use Certified EHR Technology (CEHRT) to support coordination of care
- Use health information exchange to support care transitions and referrals
Read/review the following resources for this activity:
- Textbook: Chapter 4, 5, 6
- Link (video): Benito Mussolini (Links to an external site.) (53:48)
- Minimum of 2 scholarly sources (in addition to the textbook)
Watch the entire video on Benito Mussolini (noted in the Required Resources). Identify and describe 3 aspects of the video you found most interesting that align with each of the following:
- Foreign policy.
- Violent and/or non-violent movements for social, economic, and political change
- Governmental authority/loss of personal liberties
Conduct additional research to provide an analysis of those 3 aspects. What information did you find that the video left out? How did the video enhance your understanding of those aspects?
Writing Requirements (APA format)
- Length: 2-3 pages (not including title page or references page)
- 1-inch margins
- Double spaced
- 12-point Times New Roman font
- Title page
- References page