Identify one challenge you see in the U.S. health care system today.
Review and reflect on the knowledge you have gained from this course. Based on your review and reflection, write at least 3 paragraphs on the following:
Identify one challenge you see in the U.S. health care system today. What healthcare organizations/departments are impacted?
Identify one government agency and its role in meeting the challenge?
Considering your career goals in the healthcare industry, how would your role as a member of the healthcare team and your team be involved in meeting the challenge?
What did you learn in this course that was most surprising or unexpected from when you started the course?
Case Scenario: Health Care Facility
X Axis is a renowned private cancer hospital located in Las Vegas. The hospital maintains a critical database that includes patient data for all patients. You are asked to create a BIA based on this database. If this database was inaccessible for six or more hours, what would be the impact?
1. Determine what type of risk-based impacts X Axis would encounter in such a situation.
2. What are the potential business impacts in the emergency room (ER)?
3. What are the potential business impacts in the doctor offices?
4. What are the potential business impacts in other hospital locations such as patient rooms, or surgical wards?
5. Identify any other issues that might be impacted with the loss of the most prominent database?