Class 6 Notes
Copyright laws in the world of technology are notoriously misunderstood.
The same copyright laws that cover physical books, artwork, and other
creative material are still applicable in the digital world.
Almost all software, music CDs, and m
Class 7 Notes
Organizations protect the availability of their networks with an acceptable
Defines the types of activities that are acceptable and not acceptable on
the corporate computer network
Defines the consequences for violations.
Class 8 Notes
One way to address this physical security risk is to limit the authorization
to write files to a device.
Organizations are also turning off the CD/DVD burners and USB ports on
A cookie is a very small file written to the ha
Direct Patient Notes
Use a combination of electronic medication reminders, meters that
track glycemic control longitudinally, and personal digital assistant
based calculators to promote behavioral interventions necessary to
better manage the diabetes.
Module 1 Notes
collects patient medication compliance data by scanning package
barcodes or RFID medication tags and using PDA or smart phone
technology to send compliance data to the server
SIMpill Medication Adherence System
uses web based t
Module 2 Notes
RFID tag on employee name badge announces to the patient on a monitor
exactly who has entered the room and triggers need to know data by
caregiver status to be displayed on the monitor in the room
Clinicians review patient data in real time
Module 3 Notes
More and more people, in a trend known as consumer empowerment, are
interested in taking control of their health and are not satisfied being
dependent on a health care provider to supply them with information.
The Pew Internet and American
Module 4 Notes
Healthy people 2010 defines health literacy as, "The degree to which
individuals have the capacity to obtain, process, and understand basic
health information and services needed to make appropriate health
The eHealth Ini
Module 5 Notes
Promoting health literacy in school aged children presents special
challenges to health educators.
e-health programs need to be developed specifically to appeal to
the generational (highly connected and computer literate) and
Health Care Quality Notes
Improving health care quality has been an ongoing challenge in this
Developing a national HIT infrastructure is an enormous and extremely
complex undertaking that requires extensive financial technological and