Explain usability and accessibility of health information by patients, including current trends and future challenges
Educate consumers on patient-centered health information
Your 70-year-old retired grandfather is very computer-literate. He also has multiple health issues and sees a number of different specialists. He recently heard about personal health records and would like you to explain the various options to him. Provide your grandfather with the requested information and advise him on which selection might best suit his needs.
• Watch the PHR youtube video
• PHR Video Link
• Explain what a CCD is
o What information does the CCD contain?
o Does a CCD support the continuum of care? Explain your response in detail.
• Explain thoroughly how and if CCDs foster interoperability. Is HL7 involved? What role does the ONC have with the development of the CCD?