HIM 217 Week 5 Assignment Replacing an Electronic Health Record System
Prior to beginning work on this assignment, review Chapter 13 in Exploring Electronic Health Records, and read Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ 2019 Program Requirements Medicare (Links to an external site.), and the Health IT Playbook Section 1: Electronic Health Records (Links to an external site.) web pages. Additionally, read or review the following articles: The Seven Phases of the System-Development Life Cycle (Links to an external site.), Best Practices for Patient Portals: The Key is Convincing Patients to Embrace Practice Portals, and Why Physicians Switch Electronic Health Record Vendors.
Read the following scenario and prepare a PowerPoint presentation with detailed speaker notes or a narrated PowerPoint with a transcript. You may want to review the How to Make a PowerPoint Presentation (Links to an external site.) web page to get started.
includes four physicians, two Nurse Practitioners, three LPNs, one RN, two receptionists, three coder or billers, and a practice manager. The providers and support staff are unhappy with the set-up and technical support of their current electronic health record system. As the practice manager, you are preparing a presentation to convince the group practice the system should be replaced.
In your PowerPoint presentation:
Identify and explain three key reasons current practices are replacing their current electronic health record system.
Discuss the current improved operability goals.
Identify the seven phases of the system-development life cycle. Note: This is the system-development life cycle (SDLC), not a software life cycle.
Explain the role of the following internal stakeholders of the project (a stakeholder is an individual who may affect or who may be affected by the new system):
The provider (doctor and nurse practitioner)
The practice manager
The biller or coders
The clinical support staff (the LPNs)
Describe why the replacement system should meet the current Health IT Certification criteria.
Explain the current Medicare program requirements for improved operability, as defined by Medicare.
Create a communication plan for the conversion from the current system to the proposed system (who, what, when, where, and how).
Develop a template for just-in-time training for implementation of the new system. Include in your plan who does what, when and how.
The Replacing an Electronic Health Record System presentation
Must be 12 to 15 double-spaced slides in length (not including title and references slides) and formatted according to APA Style here’s How to Make a PowerPoint Presentation (Links to an external site.) resource.
Must include a separate title slide with the following:
Title of project
Course name and number
For further assistance with the formatting and the title page, refer to APA Formatting for Word 2013 (Links to an external site.).
Must utilize academic voice. See the Academic Voice (Links to an external site.) resource for additional guidance.
Must include an introduction and conclusion paragraph. Your introduction paragraph needs to end with a clear thesis statement that indicates the purpose of your paper.
For assistance on writing Introductions & Conclusions (Links to an external site.) as well as Writing a Thesis Statement (Links to an external site.)
Must use at least four scholarly sources that are not course resources.
The Scholarly, Peer-Reviewed, and Other Credible Sources (Links to an external site.) table offers additional guidance on appropriate source types. If you have questions about whether a specific source is appropriate for this assignment, please contact your instructor. Your instructor has the final say about the appropriateness of a specific source for a particular assignment.
Must document any information used from sources in APA Style
Must include a separate references slide that is formatted according to APA Style
Follow these steps to submit your presentation and speaker’s notes:
If you are submitting a Power Point with speaker notes, save your file as a PowerPoint file and submit here.