HSA 545 Week 7 Discussion- Information Systems in a Long-Term Care Facility
Imagine that you are the administrator of a midsize long-term care facility with an outdated information system. You are tasked with planning and managing the integration of a new database into the existing system.
Suggest two (2) potential problems that could occur with the integration.
Recommend one (1) measure that you as the administrator could take in order to make sure that the integration does not compromise your facility’s current information system.
Assess the main possible Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) violations that your facility risks by having a third party monitor the integrated database, and recommend at least one (1) method of preventing or addressing each identified violation. Provide a rationale for your response.