McGonigle, D. & Garver Mastrian, K. (2018). Nursing informatics and the foundation of knowledge (4th Ed.). Burlington, MA: Jones and Bartlett Learning.
Using current research and textbook resources, predict and describe how Health Level 7 (HL-7), HIPAA and the HITECH Act will evolve and change over the next 10 years. How will it impact your practice setting? What changes will need to be made in your practice setting to account for this impact?
Things you may want to consider include the future of device technology (wearable devices, personal), social media, communication strategies (texting, chatting) privacy, connectivity, legal impacts, etc.(750 words)
THINK about and work through the questions above, and then use the textbook and online resources to compose your response to each question individually. Remember to provide citations to acknowledge the sources of the information. Make sure you give rationale (scientific evidence and/or your clinical observation) that supports your conclusion.