HCI 600 Topic 1 Discussions GCU
HCI 600 Topic 1 DQ 1
Discuss the primary components and stakeholders in the U.S. health care system. Of those stakeholders, who do you
think exerts the most influence over the delivery of health care? Is that positive or negative, in your opinion? How might
changing the balance of power among influencers affect health care?
HCI 600 Topic 1 DQ 2
Informatics impacts the delivery of care and health care organizations in a variety of ways. Besides influencing the
practice and environment of patient care, in what ways do informatics and informatics professionals interact more
broadly across organizations and health systems? What broader value does informatics contribute to the delivery of
health care across organizations and systems?