Ashford 5: – Week 4 – Assignment
Privacy and Security of Health Records
Review Chapter 10 of the textbook, and discuss in a two- to- three page paper (excluding title and reference pages), and formatted according to APA style as outlined in the Ashford Writing Center, the Administrative Safeguards, Physical Safeguards and Technical Safeguards of the EHR. Provide examples for each safeguard and explain how these safeguards would be implemented. Research and identify two cases from a real life health- related setting in which safeguards were breached. Explain the circumstances and what actions the facility/practice took as a result of the breech. Articulate if you feel the actions were or were not sufficient. What other actions you would recommend the EHR take?
Utilize a minimum of two scholarly sources (excluding the course text) that were published within the last five years, and are documented in APA style, as outlined in the Ashford Writing Center.
Carefully review the Grading Rubric for the criteria that will be used to evaluate your assignment.