Electronic Health Record

32. What regulations exist to safeguard data and patients when using an EHR?
What legal considerations play a role in use and maintenance of an EHR?
What role does the nurse play in upholding legal, ethical, and regulatory integrity of the EHR?
Why does JCAHO care about informatics? What can accreditation offer a hospital? If a facility is found non-compliant, what could be the result?
Additionally, please read the below scenario and answer the following:
If you were the privacy officer in your organization, how would you address the following?
Tracking each point of access of the patient’s database, including who entered the data.
Encouraging employees to report privacy and security breaches.
The healthcare professionals are using smartphones, iPads and other mobile devices. How do you address privacy when data can literally walk out of your setting?
You observe one of the healthcare professionals using his smartphone to take pictures of a patient. He sees you and says, in front of the patient, “I am not capturing her face!” How do you respond to this situation?
McGonigle, D., & Mastrian, K. G. (2018). Nursing informatics and the foundation of knowledge (4th ed.). Burlington, MA: Jones & Bartlett Learning.
Write this in 300 words APA format

In the case of the wide-spread use for electronic medical records in the medical field the biggest obstacle to entry is without doubt the need to safeguard the privacy of patients and their privacy of medical data (Kruse and al. 2017). CMS states that CMS, “an electronic health record (EHR) is an electronic version of a person’s medical history which is kept by the doctor in the course of time. It could contain all administrative support evidence for a person’s medical care with a particular provider, such as the trends in demographics, progress notes issues, prescription drugs and vital signs, as well as past healthcare history, vaccinations and other laboratory information, and radiology reports” (Kruse and co. 2017). Although EHRs are often portrayed as the future trend however, it’s essential to be aware about the cybersecurity practices commonly associated with their use prior to making any major modifications (Liu et al., 2019,) It is important to understand that the Electronic Health Record (EHR) Act and the Health Information Privacy Act (HIPAA) both require strict security measures because of the confidential nature of information stored in EHRs. Cont…

Place your order
(550 words)

Approximate price: $22

Calculate the price of your order

550 words
We'll send you the first draft for approval by September 11, 2018 at 10:52 AM
Total price:
The price is based on these factors:
Academic level
Number of pages
Basic features
  • Free title page and bibliography
  • Unlimited revisions
  • Plagiarism-free guarantee
  • Money-back guarantee
  • 24/7 support
On-demand options
  • Writer’s samples
  • Part-by-part delivery
  • Overnight delivery
  • Copies of used sources
  • Expert Proofreading
Paper format
  • 275 words per page
  • 12 pt Arial/Times New Roman
  • Double line spacing
  • Any citation style (APA, MLA, Chicago/Turabian, Harvard)

Our guarantees

Delivering a high-quality product at a reasonable price is not enough anymore.
That’s why we have developed 5 beneficial guarantees that will make your experience with our service enjoyable, easy, and safe.

Money-back guarantee

You have to be 100% sure of the quality of your product to give a money-back guarantee. This describes us perfectly. Make sure that this guarantee is totally transparent.

Read more

Zero-plagiarism guarantee

Each paper is composed from scratch, according to your instructions. It is then checked by our plagiarism-detection software. There is no gap where plagiarism could squeeze in.

Read more

Free-revision policy

Thanks to our free revisions, there is no way for you to be unsatisfied. We will work on your paper until you are completely happy with the result.

Read more

Privacy policy

Your email is safe, as we store it according to international data protection rules. Your bank details are secure, as we use only reliable payment systems.

Read more

Fair-cooperation guarantee

By sending us your money, you buy the service we provide. Check out our terms and conditions if you prefer business talks to be laid out in official language.

Read more