discuss: The Leapfrog Group is an initiative driven by health care purchasers wh

discuss: The Leapfrog Group is an initiative driven by health care purchasers who aim to promote improvements in the safety quality and affordability of health care (Leapfrog Group 2021). The Institute of Medicines (IOM) 1999 report on medical errors gave the Leapfrog founders an initial focus of reducing preventable errors. One of IOMs recommendations was… Continue reading discuss:
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discuss: There is only one constant in healthcare: change, continual changes in

discuss: There is only one constant in healthcare: change continual changes in policies guidelines practices and procedures. Most of the changes are based on evidence-based practices (EBP) but where does the evidence emit? The answer is from change projects or research. Then there are the questions of who funds the projects and or the research?… Continue reading discuss:
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Discuss: The grant writing and submission process can be intimidating and overwh

Discuss: The grant writing and submission process can be intimidating and overwhelming. There are some tips that experts have provided to assist the novice through the process. Grants are a way to fund innovative ideas and most often come from private industries (Waxman 2013). Understanding the process of creating a grant proposal for success depends… Continue reading Discuss:
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discuss: When it comes to explaining what nanotechnology is, I am not too sure h

discuss: When it comes to explaining what nanotechnology is I am not too sure how to define it without the explanation being cumbersome. In non-technical language nanotechnology simply means technology to do with small things. An emerging branch of science it involves functioning at the cellular atomic and molecular levels and the concept of employing… Continue reading discuss:
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Discuss: Global outsourcing in healthcare delivery is the reassigning of an orga

Discuss: Global outsourcing in healthcare delivery is the reassigning of an organizations central services and auxiliary operation to a healthcare provider specializing in that particular area of service (Fields 2018). Fundamental characteristics that make outsourcing advantageous are the cost savings in incorporating cost (Roberts et al. 2013). These savings can be reinvested in areas that… Continue reading Discuss:
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discuss: There is only one constant in healthcare: change, continual changes in

discuss: There is only one constant in healthcare: change continual changes in policies guidelines practices and procedures. Most of the changes are based on evidence-based practices (EBP) but where does the evidence emit? The answer is from change projects or research. Then there are the questions of who funds the projects and or the research?… Continue reading discuss:
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DISCUSS: The increased value of Health Information Exchanges and regional Health

DISCUSS: The increased value of Health Information Exchanges and regional Health Information Exchange has been demonstrated to improve safety communication and reduce redundancy of procedures and medication errors (McBride & Tietze 2016). Health Information Exchanges (HIE) evolve in one of two ways: as private extensions of the electronic health record (EHR) systems of hospitals and… Continue reading DISCUSS: The increased value of Health Information Exchanges and regional Health

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discuss: What is big data analytics? It is the process of unearthing trends, pat

discuss: What is big data analytics? It is the process of unearthing trends patterns and correlations to make informed decisions. Large amounts of data that are complex cannot be interpreted by human strength and determination alone or by traditional management systems. A sophisticated intelligence is needed to do the work. This is where big data… Continue reading discuss:
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discuss: The big data that is considered the most is the costs savings that IBM

discuss: The big data that is considered the most is the costs savings that IBM Watson will bring to the clinics the barriers to implementation and education points that need to be further addressed. The costs savings is the most valuable of the data that is given. Cost savings is something that is needed in… Continue reading discuss:
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discuss: Nanotechnology today has branched out in large numbers of different sci

discuss: Nanotechnology today has branched out in large numbers of different science areas as new solutions for medicines unsolved complications (Kargozar & Mozafari 2018). Nanotechnology along with nanomedicine have the potential to improve medical products and processes through the convergence of many scientific fields such as chemistry and biology. Healthcare Information Technology (HIT) is an… Continue reading discuss:
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