Question #1 Security Threats on Health Care Information Technology

 

Resources

  • Healthcare IT News.
  • Privacy and Security. http://www.himss.org/library/healthcare-privacy-security?navItemNumber=13400
  • The White House Blog – Secretary Sebelus Discusses Health Care Security. https://www.whitehouse.gov/blog/2010/01/08/secretary-sebelius-discusses-health-care-security

 

This topic covered is threats to information management and information security. Regardless of the systems used for information management, it is imperative to protect the information. In order to do so, one must understand the threats.

For this discussion, identify and describe threats to information technology and information management. This includes crimes, viruses, and the unauthorized use of data. How can these threats be overcome?

Use one of a combination of the following to help in your research on the Internet: information system security,health care, and health care information technology security.

 

Provide 250 - 300 words for question #1

 

Question #2 Administrative Systems

 

At this time you have investigated many different types of information management systems that are used within a health care setting. In this discussion, you are asked to specifically focus on the administrative systems. Complete the following:

  • Describe how administrative systems are used for managerial support.
  • Select one and explain how it is used.

 

Provide 250 - 300 words for question #2

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