Technical Infrastructure, Interoperability, & Global/Public Health

Readings: Subbian V., et. al. (2021, January). Ethics and informatics in the age of COVID-19: challenges and recommendations for public health organization and public policy. Scholarly Journal of Informatics in Health and Biomedicine. Nelson, R & Staggers, N. (2018). Health informatics: An interprofessional approach (2nd ed.). Mosby. ISBN: 9780323402255. Read Chapters 5 (pgs. 81-end), 7, 9, 11, 18, 22, & 34. Focus on the following Sherpath content: Sherpath Lesson: Health Informatics Terminology and Technology Sherpath Lesson: Impact of Health Informatics on Population and Public Health Sherpath Lesson: Globalization of Health Informatics Write a 1500-2000-word essay addressing each of the following points. Be sure to completely answer all the points. Separate each section in your paper with a clear heading that allows your professor to know which bullet you are addressing in that section of your paper. Support your ideas with at least three (3) sources in your essay. Make sure to reference the citations using the APA writing style for the essay. The cover page and reference page do not count towards the minimum word amount. Review the rubric criteria for this assignment. From the readings assigned this week, select three of the major types of healthcare applications and two common payer types and describe how these affect healthcare on a global basis. Include as a part of your descriptions whether the selected applications are generally standardized or are customized, and the benefits or challenges the configuration may present for interfacing, data sharing, and reporting from an informatics perspective.