the hospital in which you work has implemented
Currently, the hospital in which you work has implemented a new clinical practice that will reduce the amount of
radiation to a child’s brain. The child enters the emergency room with a head injury and a Glasgow Coma Score of 14 or
more, and the child is not vomiting. It has been asked that the physician not order a CT scan. To ensure that all
physicians are in compliance with the practice, a report will need to be generated for the chief marketing officers at each
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facility. To generate the report, you are asked to create a data collection plan. Include the following criteria into your
Consider health informatics regulations and standards regarding the collection of personal data. Identify what
data elements would be needed to pull the report from the electronic health record.
Discuss theories that could be utilized when collecting data.
Discuss the essential questions that you would ask in order to ensure that you are collecting the correct data. (Do
they want the report to be on ongoing? Do they want just a single report?)
Explain how the data collected will improve or influence the situation.
Discuss how to protect the patient’s identity when doing reporting.
Prepare this assignment according to the guidelines found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success
This assignment uses a rubric. Please review the rubric prior to beginning the assignment to become familiar with the
expectations for successful completion.
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