HSA 3191 Health Information System Discussion

-Why is it difficult to integrate IT and medicine?

-The origin of the digital health commercialization gap is multifactorial, due to characteristic inherent to a digital health innovator companies and health system, as well as dramatic disconnect s between these two parties. Name these factors. (2pts)


The Office of the National Coordinator (ONC) OF Health Information Technology (HIT) reported that the percentage of hospitals in the United States that allow patients to access their medical records online went up 10% in 2013 to 69% in 2015. This multi-fold increase is a manifestation of the significant change that has occurred in the nation’s healthcare delivery system. This change has been made possible using Electronic Health Record (HER), as a mechanism for the collection and storage of digital healthcare data.

Question # 1- Name the primary Uses of Healthcare Data.

Question # 2-What is the difference between Data and Information?

Question # 3-The quality of data may be reduced by several factors. Name some common factors that contribute Data Errors and Quality Issues. 

Question # 4- What is Data Entry Errors?    

Question # 5- Which are the Future Trends of Data and Data Analytics?    

CHAPTER # 5    

Health Management Information System (HMIS) comprises people, data, workflow process, store and provide needed results, all in support of unit functions and task activities within an evolving digital health ecosystem. This is the foundation knowledge to prepare us for how to go about managing HMIS as complex, adaptive system within health learning system so that different parts throughout these systems can thrive in an intensely competitive and increasingly digitalizes marketplace.

Question # 1-Name the primary goals of Supply Chain Management. (SCM)

Question # 2-Customer relationship management (CRM) is another major HMIS enterprise software system that is emerging in the healthcare IT marketplace. Write two (2) important characteristics that CRM has.

Question # 3- What is the Enterprise Resource Planning philosophy?

Question # 4- What is the Enterprise Resource Planning goal?

Question # 5- Which are the Service Model Value Chain?