Chapter 12 Homework
1. Have students watch the video “Surae Lucie’s Patient Portal Story”
(). Students should
identify the functionalities offered by the portal and whether any of the
features are ones the National Learning Consortium recommends to
encourage patient involvement. Findings are described in a one-page paper
along with an explanation of the connection between consumer
information access and navigation tools and healthcare information. The
paper is turned into the instructor for grading.
2. Why is data mining a key piece of analytics?
3. What does it mean to aggregate data? What would be some sources of
data for aggregation? How does the interpretation and evaluation of
aggregated data support the strategic uses of healthcare information?