Week 4 Discussion questions. This is a Doctoral Program Health Informatics The Tutor MUST have good command of the English written language Please provide at least two references. Each discussion needs to be 150 to 250 words.

Week 4 Discussion questions.

This is a Doctoral Program

Health Informatics

The Tutor MUST have good command of the English written language

Please provide at least two references. Each discussion needs to be 150 to 250 words.

DQ 1

Select a defined patient population for example; diabetic patients over 65 years of age. List elements that you think will be valuable in a database. Describe each element and explain each terms of its type of data (text, numbers, date, time, binary, etc.). If an element can be more than one type of data explain how that is possible. Be sure to post an element different from that of your peers.

DQ 2

Discuss the type of integration data from your defined patient population in Topic 4 DQ 1 would require. How could the EHR database facilitate this type of integration between clinical and administration systems