Patient Discharge Care Planning
Prepare a written analysis of key issues, 6–7 pages in length, applicable to the development of an effective patient discharge care plan.
Health care organizations determine outcomes by how patient information is collected, analyzed, and presented, and nurse leaders are taking the lead in
using HIT to bridge the gaps in care coordination.
This assessment provides an opportunity for you to analyze the effects of HIT support, data reporting, and EHR data collection on effective care
By successfully completing this assessment, you will demonstrate your proficiency in the following course competencies and assessment criteria:
Competency 3: Analyze ways in which information is collected from client records and is used to influence health outcomes.
Explain how HIT can be used to provide a longitudinal, patient-centered care plan across the continuum of care.
Describe ways in which data reporting specific to client behaviors can shape care coordination, care management, and clinical efficiency.
Competency 4: Analyze ways in which care coordination can generate cost savings within an emerging health care model.
Explain how information collected from client records can be used to positively influence health outcomes.
Competency 5: Communicate effectively with diverse audiences, in an appropriate form and style, consistent with applicable organizational,
professional, and scholarly standards.
Write clearly and concisely, using correct grammar and mechanics.
Support main points, claims, and conclusions with relevant and credible scholarly or professional evidence, correctly formatting citations
and references using APA style.