System Selection and Implementation Project
For this project, you are working with a team to improve the patient experience score for your chosen facility using information technology. Another way of looking at is, answering the question, “How can we make things better for our patient’s and use IT to do it?”.
Key Aspects Plan – You will prepare a project plan for implementing a system to improve the patient experience at a facility of your group’s choosing. Analyze – Using the “Patient Experience of Care” scores from Medicare.gov Hospital Compare site, export and analyze 8 important aspects of hospital quality. you will design a database or spreadsheet to analyze the patient experience of care domain scores Identify – Select one of the aspects and explore software solutions that will help your facility improve its domain score. The HIMSS Products and Services Directory is one resource for this portion of the project. Brain storm options for improving domain scores, convert the brain storm data to system requirements, and investigate system requirements and functionality. Implement – You will also prepare a high-level project plan with an implementation timeline (from Pre-planning through Post-implementation follow-up) along with high level testing and training materials. Document – You will document your complete project in a project report and high level PowerPoint presentation.