odule 4: Network Systems, Privacy and Cyber Security
HCIN-540-02A-SP23 – Intro Health Care Info Mgmt
Module 4: Network Systems, Privacy and Cyber Security
This module addresses basic cyber security, risk assessment, and risk mitigation techniques employed in the healthcare environment. You will review regulations governing protected health information and meaningful use requirements for HIPAA. This module will include the basics of computer networks, the various types of networks, and general operation.
Identify the various components of computer networks and how health information systems utilize them.
Analyze the scope of HIPAA and its relation to health care data and privacy.
Identify ways in which data is stored and how privacy compliance needs to be maintained and applied to all health care data.
Read Chapter 8 and 12 of McGonigle, D., & Mastrian, K. (2021). Nursing Informatics and the Foundation of Knowledge (5th ed). Jones & Bartlett Learning.
Read Walters, K.M., et al. (2022). Supporting research, protecting data: One institution’s approach to clinical data warehouse governance Click for more options . Journal of the American Medical Informatics Assiation, 29(4), 707-712.
Read English, A, & Ford, C.A. (2022). Adolescent consent and confidentiality: Complexities in context of the 21st century Cures Act Click for more options . Pediatrics, 149(6), 1-3.
Read Sharko, M., et al. (2022). State-by-state variability in adolescent privacy laws Click for more options . Pediatrics, 149(6), 1-13.
Read Shabbir, M., et al. (2021). Enhancing security of health information using modular encryption standard in mobile cloud computing Click for more options . IEEE Access, 9, 8820-8834.
Presentation 4.1: HIPAA Privacy and Reporting
Click above to view the Module 4 Presentation.
Watch HIPAA Compliance in 2021: Reviewing the Basics (1:00:27). Closed Captioning available on video.
Scoring Rubric Click for more options
Assignment 4.1 Reflective Self-Assessment Journal
Due Day 7
This self-assessment journal will give you the opportunity to reflect on HIPPA privacy laws that govern healthcare data.
Address the prompt:
What is your opinion about being able to gain health information on your immediate family members (such as children)?
What are the current HIPPA laws and policies on adolescent healthcare data privacy?
Do those HIPPA laws and policies align with your opinion? Why or why not?
250-500 word reflective essay
To understand how your work will be assessed, review the scoring rubric Click for more options .
Click on the journal link above to submit your self-assessment.
Assignment 4.2: Term Paper Conclusion publish
Due Day 7
In this assignment, you will conclude your paper’s topic by completing the conclusion.
Your conclusion should restate the topic you have chosen and should summarize what you have found through your research and study. Your conclusion should also highlight the evidence that supports your analysis and provide recommendations for future study and discussion.
Submit your conclusion in a PDF format to prevent formatting errors that can occur during the Blackboard submission process.
You will receive feedback from your instructor about your conclusion publish in module five of the course. You will incorporate that feedback into the final version of your term paper due at the end of module seven of the course.
Please review the attached introduction and create an abstract as well. Thank you!