Your local newspaper has asked you to write a 700- to 1,050-word, two-part article regarding patient health data and technology.
Identify components of a patients health care record.
Examine the influence of technology and reform in the health care industry.
Consider the following questions as you write your article:
- What has changed over the last 20 years? Have the changes been positive or negative?
- How has the patient been affected by the changes?