Overview: 

As a professional in HIM, you will have options for types of technologies you choose to integrate in your organization. It is important to familiarize yourself with the various types of technologies and the ways you can leverage their capabilities to meet your goals.

Prompt: 

For this short paper, you will identify the various types of technology used in a health information exchange. In addition, you will report ways to extract the data from these technologies using the HIE model you selected in your Module Two journal as it relates to the case study. Finally, you will identify a plan to analyze the data to improve patient outcomes and the organization’s objectives (e.g., reducing duplicate records).

Specifically, the following critical elements must be addressed:

• Identify two to three key technologies used in HIE, and explain how these technologies are used.

• Describe how to extract data from these identified technologies using the HIE model you selected in the Module Two journal.

• Explain how you would analyze the data from the identified technologies to improve patient outcomes and the organization’s objectives.

Rubric

Guidelines for Submission: Your short paper should be 2 to 3 pages in length with double spacing, 12-point Times New Roman font, and one-inch margins. All sources should be in APA format.