IS-11-CT/Information Security

The healthcare organization’s security program (Wager et al., 2017, pp. 306-311), is a critical component to compliance with regulations as well as HIPAA. 

Describe the steps involved in a security program. 

Evaluate the risk analysis requirements for HIPAA using the websites furnished in the text. 

Discuss the security components, vulnerabilities, and security mitigation strategies. 

Summarize the management action plan and the ultimate goal of conducting such an assessment.

Outline:

  • Introduction
  • Team Selection
  • Documentation
  • Security Risk Analysis
  • Action Plan
  • Manage and Mitigate Risks
  • Conclusion

Your paper should include the following:

  • 5 pages in length, not including the title and reference pages.
  • 6 references cited in the assignment above the text. Remember, you must support your thinking/statements and prior knowledge with references; all facts must be supported; in-text references used throughout the assignment must be included in an APA-formatted reference list.

Information Security

The healthcare organization’s security program (Wager et al., 2017, pp. 306-311), is a critical component to compliance with regulations as well as HIPAA. Describe the steps involved in a security program. Evaluate the risk analysis requirements for HIPAA using the websites furnished in the text. Discuss the security components, vulnerabilities, and security mitigation strategies. Summarize the management action plan and the ultimate goal of conducting such an assessment.

Outline:

  • Introduction
  • Team Selection
  • Documentation
  • Security Risk Analysis
  • Action Plan
  • Manage and Mitigate Risks
  • Conclusion

 

Your paper should include the following:

 

  • 5 pages in length, not including the title and reference pages.
  • 8 references cited in the assignment above the text. Remember, you must support your thinking/statements and prior knowledge with references; all facts must be supported; in-text citation for each paragraph
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Asymmetric Information

For this Critical Thinking assignment, you will write a paper on asymmetric information. Review the causes and impacts of information asymmetry on the functioning of the healthcare market, including insurance. Compare mitigation strategies and their effectiveness within the Saudi Arabia private healthcare and public healthcare settings. What are the policy implications for Saudi Vision 2030?

Your paper should meet the following structural requirements:

  • The paper should be 5 pages in length, not including the cover sheet and reference page
  • Formatted according to APA
  • Provide support for your statements with in-text citations for each paragraph from a minimum of 6 scholarly articles. Two of these sources may be from the class readings, textbook, or lectures, but two must be external.
  • include introduction, highlight the required topics and conclusion.

E11CT/ Asymmetric Information

For this Critical Thinking assignment, you will write a paper on asymmetric information. 

Review the causes and impacts of information asymmetry on the functioning of the healthcare market, including insurance.

Compare mitigation strategies and their effectiveness within the Saudi Arabia private healthcare and public healthcare settings. 

What are the policy implications for Saudi Vision 2030?

Your paper should meet the following structural requirements:

  • The paper should be 5 pages in length, not including the cover sheet and reference page
  • Formatted according to APA writing standards.
  • Provide support for your statements with in-text citations from a minimum of SIX scholarly articles.
  • reference should not be within the last five years.

IS/D12

Describe the strategy a healthcare organization can use to lower its cost of care. 

What types of IT applications could they use to help them achieve this goal? 

If the organization has a strategy of improving the quality of its care, what types of IT applications might it consider? 

Compare these two lists of applications and discuss the organization’s course of action.

Emergency Preparedness Plan /12P

Emergency health disasters can occur when least expected. As evidenced by the readings, it is important to anticipate and prepare for such events.

Develop an Emergency Response Plan, outlining disaster preparedness for your worksite to deal with flooding. Review flooding in the Jeddah region for a better understanding of the seriousness and causes of the situation. Below are some websites to help you begin your research:

·       Jeddah Flooding, 2009, video

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bvCgCJCHwD4

·       Saudi Arabia: Top 10 Natural Disasters   http://unpan1.un.org/intradoc/groups/public/documents/APCITY/UNPAN009417.pdf

·       Saudi Arabia: Disaster & Risk Profile

http://www.preventionweb.net/countries/sau/data/

 

In your plan, be sure to address answers to problems regarding organizing, training, equipping, and correcting efforts to provide effective collaboration. You are not required to include actual names of people. For an example from the U.S. Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), please see: Business Emergency Response Plan (https://www.fema.gov/media-library-data/1388775706419-f977cdebbefcd545dfc7808c3e9385fc/Business_EmergencyResponsePlans_10pg_2014.pdf )

Your plan should meet the following structural requirements:

·       SIX pages in length, not including the cover and reference pages.

·       Include the following sections:

o   Goals and objectives

o   Evacuation plan

o   Emergency Response Team (roles-not names)

o   Sheltering Plan

o   Instructions for Broadcast Warnings

o   Medical Emergency Plan

o   Public Emergency Contacts

o   Plan Distribution and Access

·       Formatted according to APA writing standards.

·       Provide support for your statements with in-text citations from a six scholarly articles. 

P11/ Occupational Health in SA

Identify an important regulation (or lack of regulation) in occupational safety and health regarding the disposal of bloodborne pathogens in Saudi Arabia. 

·  How does this regulation affect the healthcare industry’s practices in Saudi Arabia? 

·   How could it be improved?

·  In the event the law is silent on this matter, how would regulation positively impact the industry?

Emergency Preparedness Plan-PHW12

 

Emergency health disasters can occur when least expected. As evidenced by the readings, it is important to anticipate and prepare for such events.

Develop an Emergency Response Plan, outlining disaster preparedness for your worksite to deal with flooding. Review flooding in the Jeddah region for a better understanding of the seriousness and causes of the situation. Below are some websites to help you begin your research:

In your plan, be sure to address answers to problems regarding organizing, training, equipping, and correcting efforts to provide effective collaboration. You are not required to include actual names of people. For an example from the U.S. Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), please see: Business Emergency Response Plan: https://www.fema.gov/media-library-data/1388775706419-f977cdebbefcd545dfc7808c3e9385fc/Business_EmergencyResponsePlans_10pg_2014.pdf

Your plan should meet the following structural requirements:

  • 7 pages in length, not including the cover and reference pages, include introduction and conclusion, include the contact numbers of authorities organizations. 
  • Include the following sections:
  • Goals and objectives
  • Evacuation plan
  • Emergency Response Team (roles-not names)
  • Sheltering Plan
  • Instructions for Broadcast Warnings
  • Medical Emergency Plan
  • Public Emergency Contacts
  • Plan Distribution and Access
  • Formatted according to APA 
  • Provide support for your statements with in-text citations for each paragraph from a minimum of 8 scholarly articles. Two of these sources may be from the class readings, textbook, or lectures, but the other two must be external. 

 

an important regulation (or lack of regulation) in occupational safety and health

Identify an important regulation (or lack of regulation) in occupational safety and health regarding the disposal of bloodborne pathogens in Saudi Arabia. How does this regulation affect the healthcare industry’s practices in Saudi Arabia? How could it be improved? In the event the law is silent on this matter, how would regulation positively impact the industry?

IS- Healthcare Information Systems Performance Standards and Measures in KSA /10

Assume you are the information systems manager at a community clinic in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia  that currently is completely paper-based. 

The clinic is planning to implement an EHR system. 

List two semi-structured interview questions that you would ask a physician or registered nurse as part of your preparation for the transition. 

Explain and justify why the selected questions are necessary.