Information Technology: Public Health-related Application
Information Technology in Public Health
- Describe the specific application you selected and the ways in which it addresses a public health-related concern. Summarize the potential benefits to the public, as well as any possible drawbacks, arising from the use of this application.
- Explain the role of hospitals and other health care organizations in contributing to or making use of this public health-related IT application.
- Discuss other implications of this application for health care providers and organizations. How has it impacted (or might it impact) clinical or administrative practices in hospitals or other health care institutions? Provide a rationale for your response.