This essay focuses on HIT Architecture and Infrastructure.Before beginning work on this discussion forum, please review the link “Doing Discussion Questions Right” and any specific instructions for this topic.
Before beginning work on this discussion forum, please review the link “Doing Discussion Questions Right” and any specific instructions for this topic.
Before the end of the week, begin commenting on at least two of your classmates’ responses. You can ask technical questions or respond generally to the overall experience. Be objective, clear, and concise. Always use constructive language, even in criticism, to work toward the goal of positive progress. Submit your responses in the Discussion Area.
In the current healthcare environment, implementation of new or upgraded health information systems or technology is common. As a student of healthcare administration, acquisition of basic knowledge in HIT is imperative.
Firstly, Discuss the two major components of an HIT service management.
Secondly, Describe what IT enterprise architecture is and how enterprise architecture can be applied to HIT.
Thirdly, Evaluate/Analyze the advantages and disadvantages of enterprise HIT architecture.
Lastly, Discuss the recent trends in HIT infrastructure.
To support your work, use your course and textbook readings and also use the South University Online Library. As in all assignments, cite your sources in your work and provide references for the citations in APA format.
Your initial posting should be addressed at 500–1000 words as noted in the attached PDF. Submit your document to this Discussion Area by the due date assigned.
Be sure to cite your sources using APA format.
Respond to your classmates throughout the week. Justify your answers with examples, research, and reasoning. Follow-up posts need to be submitted by the end of the week.
The following resources are provided for this discussion:
Firstly, Hertvik, J. (2017, May 25). Business benefits of IT service management [Web log message]. Retrieved from https://www.bmc.com/blogs/business-benefits-service-management/
Secondly, Mann, S. (2015, December 14). The benefits of enterprise service management [Web log message]. Retrieved from https://blog.freshservice.com/14-benefits-enterprise-service-management/
Lastly, O’Dowd, E. (2016, December 22). Top 5 health IT infrastructure trends heading into 2017. Retrieved from https://hitinfrastructure.com/news/top-5-health-it-infrastructure-trends-heading-into-2017