Annotated Bibliograph1.docx - Annotated Bibliography Hayrinen K Saranto k Nykanen P(2008 Definition structure content use and impacts of electronic

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Annotated Bibliography Hayrinen, K., Saranto,, k., & Nykanen, P. (2008). Definition, structure, content, use and impacts of electronic health records: A review of the research literature. Journal Of Nursing , 5 (77), 291-301. In this article, Hayrinen, Saranto, and Nykanen explore the general context of electronic health records by reviewing previous study literatures. The purpose of this article is to assess how studies define electronic health records, their structure, the context in which they are used its users, and its data components. The authors also investigate the impact of electronic health records on health care, the research that has been used to determine these impacts, and the results. This article provides a credible source of information as it uses evidence from previous researches to inform its study. It provides a useful ground for my study as it will support my argument concerning the usefulness of electronic health records in patient care. Even though this article is a little bit dated, it provides background information that is functional for my research. Balestra, M. (2017). Electronic Health Records: Patient Care and Ethical and Legal Implications for Nurse Practitioners. The Journal for Nurse Practitioners , 13 (2), 105-111. doi: 10.1016/j.nurpra.2016.09.010 Balestra in her article highlights on the failures of electronic health records and the ethical implications that are associated with EHRs and patient care. In the article, the author argues that even though hospitals adopted EHRs system with a purpose of improving efficiency and quality in patient care and reducing costs, health care providers find it difficult to navigate the process as it is time consuming and interferes with patient interactions. The article also offers ethical
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practices that nurses can implement such as risk management strategies and safe practices to ensure better patient care and avoid medical malpractice. Balestra is a clinical nurse practitioner and she also practices law, and hence her professional background makes her article a credible source for research. As a result, it is useful for my study as it will help to refute my stance regarding the effectiveness of EHRs system in patient care. Furthermore, the article is a recent
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