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Assignment 1: Critical Factors in Implementing an IT System in Health Facilities
Due Week 4 and worth 300 points
Write a six to eight (6-8) page paper in which you:
Provide at least three (3) various reasons why some health care organizations have been reluctant to implement electronic medical records. Discuss the essential manner in which the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) impacts patient’s medical records. Determine the main advantages and disadvantages of the adoption of The HITECH (the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health) Act for health care professionals. Next, suggest….