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Background information My healthcare is a large hospital that saves lives. As of November 1, 2012, Kevin J. Sexton serves the hospitals President and CEO, Judith Rogers is the President of one of their systems, and Gary Vogan is the President of another system. This hospital has four different systems: a main hospital, a Germantown Hospital, a Health Network, and a Health Foundation. The main hospital is one of the largest hospitals in Maryland, has the first and only Seniors Emergency Center, and is a four-time winner of the Joint Commissions highest quality award. The Germantown Hospital is the first new hospital in Montgomery County in 35 years. The Health Network offers a wide range of health and wellness programs, and builds relationships with physicians and insurers. The Health Foundation is a non-profit organization that raises philanthropic funds to support the mission. In 2016, my organization consist of 248,340 total patients, 108, 213 emergency visits, 9,703 births, 4,200 employees, and 1,400 physicians. In 2016, this organization has made $515 million in revenue (Holy Cross Hospital, 2017) Defining the Information System Infrastructure Blue Springs Family care center Due to this being one of the largest hospitals in Maryland, their anesthesia department must be very critical and contain very essential information. Their anesthesia department is madeup of four departments: Information Department, Therapeutic Service Department, Diagnostic Department, and Support Services Department. The Information Department consist of information pertaining to admissions, bills, medical reports, and records. The Therapeutic Service Department handles recovery procedures for patients. The Diagnostic Department deals with the medical laboratory reports, radiology procedures, and patients x-rays. Lastly, the Support Services Department provide transportation, and provides emergency procedures and responses.For this department to operated successfully, electricity must be available at any time. Anessential mission critical system is electricity. Safety measures and emergency rules should beestablished just in case this organization experiences power outages and blackouts. Anothermission critical system that is important to take into consideration is the location. It is imperativethat Kevin J. Sexton picks an appropriate location that complements the different facilities easyto keep up and running. The locations that are picked must be hazardous free, so it would not bea reason the facility will not be able to operate unnecessarily. If any of the facilities are near an Introduction Recently, Bruce Hospital suffered intrusion into one of its patient’s billing accounts. Because of this, any suspicious activities flagged within the hospital’s system is considered by the IT team as a high priority item. Yesterday, just before closing of the business, the IT team discovered unauthorized activities conducted by unknown actor(s) in the hospital’s computer system. Bruce Hospital’s patient records are maintained electronically; Electronic Medical Record (EMR) system. If the leadership do nothing to
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