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MMHA 6600 Healthcare Informatics and Technology Management: Welcome & Course Readings

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MMHA 6600 Course Readings

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Adler-Milstein, J., Green, C. E., & Bates, D. W. (2013). A survey analysis suggests that electronic health records will yield revenue gains for some practices and losses for many. Health Affairs, 32(3), 562-70.

AL-Ghamdi, A. (2013). Change management strategies and processes for the successful ERP system implementation: A proposed model. International Journal of Computer Science and Information Security, 11(2), 36-41.

Amarasingham, R., Patzer, R. E., Huesch, M., Nguyen, N. Q., & Xie, B. (2014). Implementing electronic health care predictive analytics: Considerations and challenges. Health Affairs, 33(7), 1148-1154.

Barclay, G., Sabina, A., & Graham, G. (2014). Population health and technology: Placing people first. American Journal of Public Health, 104(12), 2246-2247.

Block, D. J. (2014). Is your system ready for population health management? Physician Executive, 40(2), 20-22, 24.

Bottles, K., Begoli, E., & Worley, B. (2014). Understanding the pros and cons of big data analytics. Physician Executive, 40(4), 6-10, 12.

Byrom, B. (2015). Wearable tech boom advances to the brain. Applied Clinical Trials, 24(6/7), 6.

Coffin, J.., Duffie, C. & Furno, M., (2014). The patient-centered medical home and meaningful use: A challenge for better care. The Journal of Medical Practice Management: MPM, 29(5), 331-334.

Cook, J. E. (2014). The HITECH act and electronic health records’ limitation in coordinating care for children with complex chronic conditions. Journal of Allied Health, 43(2), 117–120. 

Courneya, P. T., Palattao, K. J., & Gallagher, J. M. (2013). HealthPartners' online clinic for simple conditions delivers savings of $88 per episode and high patient approval. Health Affairs, 32(2), 385-92.

De Haes, S., & Van Grembergen, W. (2013). Improving enterprise governance of IT in a major airline: A teaching case. Journal of Information Technology Teaching Cases, 3(2), 60-69.

DesRoches, C. M., Worzala, C., & Bates, S. (2013). Some hospitals are falling behind in meeting 'meaningful use' criteria and could be vulnerable to penalties in 2015. Health Affairs, 32(8), 1355-1360.

Devriendt, E., Wellens, N. I. H., Flamaing, J., Declercq, A., Moons, P., Boonen, S., & Milisen, K. (2013). The interRAI acute care instrument incorporated in an eHealth system for standardized and web-based geriatric assessment: Strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats in the acute hospital setting. BMC Geriatrics, 13(1).

Diana, M. L., Harle, C. A., Huerta, T. R., Ford, E. W.,, Menachemi, N., & Schooler, R. (2014). Hospital characteristics associated with achievement of meaningful use/Practitioner application. Journal of Healthcare Management, 59(4), 272-284; discussion 285-286.

Eastham, J., Tucker, D. J., Varma, S., & Sutton, S. M. (2014). PLM software selection model for project management using hierarchical decision modeling with criteria from PMBOK® knowledge areas. Engineering Management Journal, 26(3), 13-24.

Ferguson, R. B. (2014). Elevating data, analytics to the C-suite. MIT Sloan Management Review, 55(4), 1-6.

Foldy, S., Grannis, S., Ross, D., & Smith, T. (2014). A ride in the time machine: Information management capabilities health departments will need. American Journal of Public Health, 104(9), 1592-1600.

Fortino, G., Di Fatta, G., Pathan, M., & Vasilakos, A. V. (2014). Cloud-assisted body area networks: State-of-the-art and future challenges. Wireless Networks, 20(7), 1925-1938.

Frost & Sullivan: (2014, Jul 22). Health information exchange systems are critical to the integration of healthcare services. M2 Presswire.

Fry, D. E., Pine, M., Locke, D., & Pine, G. (2015). Prediction models of Medicare 90-day post discharge deaths, readmissions, and costs in bowel operations. The American Journal of Surgery, 209(3), 509-514.

Gheorghe, C. M., & Sebea, M. (2013). Managing technological change in international tourism business. Journal of Information Systems & Operations Management, 1-7.

Granja, C., Janssen, W., & Johansen, M. A. (2018). Factors determining the success and failure of eHealth interventions: systematic review of the literature. Journal of medical Internet research, 20(5), e10235.

Grover, A., & Joshi, A. (2015). An overview of chronic disease models: A systematic literature review. Global Journal of Health Science, 7(2), 210-227.

Hoadley, E. D., Deibel, J., Kistner, C., Rice, P., & Sokhey, S. (2012). Seeking best practices in the balancing act between data security and operational effectiveness. International Journal of Management & Information Systems (Online), 16(2), 183.

Khan, S. S., Khouja, M., & Kumar, R. L. (2013). Effects of time-inconsistent preferences on information technology infrastructure investments with growth options. European Journal of Information Systems, 22(2), 206-220.

Kiron, D., Prentice, P. K., & Ferguson, R. B. (2014). Raising the bar with analytics. MIT Sloan Management Review, 55(2), 29-33.

Koontz, L. (2015). Health information privacy in a changing landscape. Generations, 39(1), 97-104.

Kringos, D. S., Boerma, W., van, der Zee, J., & Groenewegen, P. (2013). Europe's strong primary care systems are linked to better population health but also to higher health spending. Health Affairs, 32(4), 686-694.

McCue, M. J., D.B.A., Thompson, J. M., & Kim, T. H. (2015). Hospital acquisitions before healthcare reform. Journal of Healthcare Management, 60(3), 186-196.

McDavid, J. P. (2013). HIPAA risk is contagious: Practical tips to prevent breach. The Journal of Medical Practice Management: Management: MPM, 29(1), 53-55.

Narayanan, V. (2014). Using big-data analytics to manage data deluge and unlock real-time business insights. The Journal of Equipment Lease Financing (Online), 32(2), 1-6.

Noblin, A., Cortelyou-ward, K., Cantiello, J., Breyer, T., Oliveira, L., Dangiolo, M., Berman, S. (2013). EHR implementation in a new clinic: A case study of clinician perceptions. Journal of Medical Systems, 37(4), 1-6.

Palem, G. (2014). Formulating an executive strategy for big data analytics. Technology Innovation Management Review, 4(3), 25-34.

Ricciardi, L., Mostashari, F., Murphy, J., Daniel, J. G., & Siminerio, E. P. (2013). A national action plan to support consumer engagement via E-health. Health Affairs, 32(2), 376-384.

Safavi, S., & Shukur, Z. (2014). Conceptual privacy framework for health information on wearable device. PLoS One, 9(12), e114306.

Sanchez, M.A., Macada, A.C.G., & del Vale Sagardoy, M. (2014). A strategy-based method of assessing information technology investments. International Journal of Managing Projects in Business, 7(1), 43-60.

Schwamm, L. H. (2014). Telehealth: Seven strategies to successfully implement disruptive technology and transform health care. Health Affairs, 33(2), 200-206.

Shea, C. M., Reiter, K. L., Weaver, M. A., McIntyre, M., Mose, J., Thornhill, J., Weiner, B. J. (2014). Stage 1 of the meaningful use incentive program for electronic health records: A study of readiness for change in ambulatory practice settings in one integrated delivery system. BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making, 14, 119.

Sin, J., Henderson, C., Spain, D., Cornelius, V., Chen, T., & Gillard, S. (2018). eHealth interventions for family carers of people with long term illness: A promising approach?. Clinical Psychology Review, 60, 109-125. 

Sirovich, L. (2014). Genomic data and disease forecasting: Application to type 2 diabetes (T2D). PLoS One, 9(1), e85684.

Taitsman, J. K,, Grimm, C. M., & Agrawal, S. (2013). Protecting patient privacy and data security. The New England Journal of Medicine, 368(11), 977-979.

van Gorp, P., Comuzzi, M., Jahnen, A., Kaymak, U., & Middleton, B. (2014). An open platform for personal health record apps with platform-level privacy protection. Computers in Biology and Medicine, 51, 14-23.

Wearable tech boom advances to the brain. (2015). Applied Clinical Trials, 24(6), 6.

Weng, W., & Lin, W. (2014). Development trends and strategy planning in big data industry. Contemporary Management Research, 10(3), 203-213.

Wills, M. J. (2014). Decisions through data: Analytics in healthcare. Journal of Healthcare Management, 59(4), 254-62.

Yoo, S., Kim, S., Kim, T., Baek, R., Suh, C. S., Chung, C. Y., & Hwang, H. (2012). Economic analysis of cloud-based desktop virtualization implementation at a hospital. BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making, 12, 119.

ZeOmega, Inc. (2015), ZeOmega acquires HealthUnity, creating healthcare's first end-to-end interoperability, analytics and workflow solution for population health management. Business Wire

Other Readings

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