Discuss two strategies you could implement to ensure confidentiality and protection of patient health information at your facility.
The security and privacy of patients’ data and information is a significant barrier to adoption of electronic health records (EHR) within the healthcare sector. Badr (2018) defines EHR as the electronic version of patients’ data maintained by the healthcare provider and may equally include every key administrative and clinical data such as progress notes, medications, problems, demographics, patient medical history, vital signs, laboratory data and immunizations. The increasing rates of cyber security have constantly continued to hinder the adoption of electronic data management systems following the sensitive nature of data and information stored. As such, to ensure data protection, there is need to understand the nature of EHR and the security safeguards by the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) and the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health……Please click the Paypal icon below to purchase full solution for only $5