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Discussion:(300 Words)

  • In what ways do patient portals, health ‘apps’ and other patient-oriented technologies challenge how HIM professionals direct and/or secure the flow of healthcare information?
  • What is the rationale for including consumers, patients, and families in new health care initiatives?


  • Digital Health Technologies, Management and Leadership

Required Readings:

  • Baur C, Deering MJ. Chapter 21: Digital Health Technologies for Consumers, Patients, and Caregivers. In Laurinda Beebe Harman and Frances Cornelius. Ethical Challenges in the Management of Health Information, 3rd Edition (p.546-566). Burlington, MA: Jones & Bartlett Learning;. 2017.

Suggested Readings:

  • Mittlestadt BD, Floridi L. The Ethics of Big Data: Current and Foreseeable Issues in Biomedical Contexts. Science, Engineering & Ethics. 2016; 22: 303-341.