Utilization of Public Data Sets

Select or generate a dataset that is meaningful to you and your interests in the health care industry by using one of the links below:

Evaluate the dataset and determine how it is
valuable for improving health care operations or policies. (This might
require the creation of a chart or graph to interpret the data.)

Write a 700- to 1,050-word paper or create a 7- to 10 slide presentation with your evaluation of the dataset and what value can be gained from it. Include the following:

  • The source of the data
  • Why the data is important
  • What trends it documents
  • What changes in operations or policies can be made to improve quality or efficiency.

Cite 3 peer-reviewed references to support your report.

Format your paper or presentation according to APA guidelines.

Insert a copy of the dataset into your paper or presentation. Do not submit as a separate file.