What is driving the increased use of computerized care protocols in healthcare?
Assignment (300 words)
Read the attached Textbook Chapter and address the following questions. You need to answer EACH question separately in paragraph with full depth of knowledge. Each answer must be accurately supported by 1 external source plus 1 textbook resource and cited in APA. No Plagiarism!!
1) Why is the healthcare industry perceived as being less proactive than other industries in the area of computerized information systems? How can this perception be changed?
2) How are the concepts of EDI, e-commerce, and e-health interrelated?
3) What is driving the increased use of computerized care protocols in healthcare?
4) What is public key infrastructure, and why is it receiving so much attention within the healthcare industry?
5) Why is strategic planning for information systems important to organizations in todays healthcare environment? What risks are associated with not having an IS plan?
6) What is the relationship between strategic information systems planning and the systems development life cycle?