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The Importance of Documentation - Documentation Documentation is necessary to any environment or project whether it is in development or in production. According to Azarian, documentation is crucial to track all aspects of the application from development to maintenance to knowledge transfer. (2013) Documentation will assist in understanding business rules, the database and files, troubleshooting issues that may arise, installation of applications, and deploying code. I cannot emphasize enough about the importance of documentation....   [tags: Environment, Project, Development, Production]
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Evidence and Documentation, by Joseph Donohue - Documenting history is a labor of love for those who choose to embark on that journey and can be both inspirational, and educational. From stories of American history where soldiers fought valiantly for freedom, or something as simple as discovering an authentic transcript of Shakespeare’s A Midsummer’s Night Dream; documenting history provides insight into the past. Although it may not be considered important as most areas of history by certain scholars, theatre historiography is an area that is thriving....   [tags: Theatre Historiography, Analysis]
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Collection and Documentation of Health History - Collection and Documentation of Health History Purpose of Health record Health history or health record is a systematically created document which stores the complete history of the diseases and physical conditions of the patient. This document gives a chance to the physicians to understand the complete background of patient’s physical health and helps them to plan their further strategy for the treatment of the patient. This document also provides an opportunity to educate medical students and to provide data for medical research (Makoul, 2003)....   [tags: Health Care] 1561 words
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Refreshing Documentation in Business - All successful companies go through a period of rapid growth where infrastructure needs are met with reactive organic growth rather than proactive planned growth. During these growth periods the documentation process may fall to the bottom of the priority list or even be forgotten. It is absolutely critical during periods of steady state to refresh documentation to aid in moving towards a proactive posture with respect to network planning. Network Baseline The initial step to creating a setup of updated documentation is a network discovery and baseline process....   [tags: network, troubleshooting, companies]
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Documentation and Fabrication in Phonography - Documentation and Fabrication in Phonography ABSTRACT: In most general terms, my paper is about the mixture of agendas in the recording industry, where documentation, with its apparently educational implications, becomes difficult to distinguish from a range of distinct, even opposed, goals—which I group under the heading "fabrication." After a few historical remarks, I develop the concept of what I call works of phonography (WPs)—that is, sound-constructs created by the use of recording machinery....   [tags: Music Essays] 6235 words
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Monitoring Students' Difficulties: Response to Intervention Documentation - Federal mandates allows the use of “response to intervention (RTI)” (Bender, 2008, p. 150) documentation as a way to monitor a student’s difficulty with learning in the classroom setting. Therefore, assessments administered to students in the classroom are part of the RTI process. Every student learns differently, and understanding how a student learns can help a teacher differentiate between students who require specific methods of instruction that will enable them to learn, and students who struggle because of a possible disability (Bender, 2008)....   [tags: Education, special education, elementary]
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Technical Documentation - Technical Documentation The software that will be used for The Castletown High School System will be Microsoft Excel. This is a spreadsheet program that allows the user to carryout calculation and functions by using formulas. The machine should have a printer attached to it so that the users are able to print their work when they are done. The users of the system do not need to be overly good with computers but they do need a basic knowledge of how the system operates. The system has been designed to help those users who are not overly good with computers....   [tags: Computer Science] 564 words
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Project Documentation - Project Documentation Introduction One of the administrative tasks in a hospital is to keep a record of loans to patients of equipment such as wheelchairs and crutches. The patients borrowing the equipment may still be in hospital or they may have been discharged. Records have to be kept of what equipment has been borrowed, by whom and when, and also if any equipment is not available because it is being repaired. You have been asked to create a computer application to replace the present manual one to record the necessary details to enable greater control to be kept and so cut down on loss and wastage....   [tags: Papers] 999 words
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System Elements Documentation - System Elements – Documentation Documentation in any situation is important however, documentation in system development is imperative. Most often a very important, and most times overlooked, task is documenting the internal design of software for the purpose of future maintenance and enhancement. A project plan should identify the type and level of documentation personnel must produce during each step or phase of the project....   [tags: Organization Business Management] 1206 words
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Schindler's List as An Accurate Documentation of the Holocaust - Schindler's List as An Accurate Documentation of the Holocaust World War II is considered one of the most costly wars in all history. The number of soldiers killed in battle is immense. These soldiers died fighting to protect the free world. This war is also considered one of the most costly wars because of all the people who were killed during the Holocaust. The Holocaust was a tragedy to the people living in Germany and surrounding countries, because of the massive amount of people who were killed....   [tags: Movie Film Essays Jews Nazi History WWII 2]
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Software Development: The Disadvantages of Agile Methods - Agile methods have a number of disadvantages. Discuss the disadvantages of agile methods and how those disadvantages can be managed, with examples. Agile method is newer software development method in software industry. Until 2006, there are 17% of organizations are already using agile as their software devolvement method. Many and many organizations are getting interested and they are moving toward to adopt agile method nowadays. They believe agile methods are much more flexible and this method can bring significant benefits to their organizations, such as increasing quality, efficiency and customers’ satisfaction....   [tags: waterfall model, documentation]
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The Significance of Library and Archives Canada in Preserving Canadian History - Thesis The significance Library and Archives Canada is the preservation of Canadian history. Introduction Without the protection of Library and Archives Canada, Vital documentation of Canadian History Act could be lost. The significance of the Library and Archives of Canada is that it holds every important document this country was built on and more including Constitutional laws and all the past and current amendments made. Library and Archives Canada also contains the Census of Canadian citizens all the way back to 1871 in their database in addition to a military history....   [tags: Vital Documentation, Database]
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Key factors for Educational Leaders - A leader can be described as a person who gives direction, inspiration and cause to a group of people who are striving to achieve a common or similar goal (Eacott, 2011; Siraj-Blatchford & Manni, 2013). As there are many types of leaders within an early childhood education setting, such as director, room leader and educational leader, it is important to define and dissect what each role requires (Siraj-Blatchford & Manni, 2013). An educational leader is defined in the National Quality Framework (NQF), where they have support from other documentation and literature to identify what an educational leader is (Australian Children's Education and Care Quality Authority, 2014)....   [tags: education,pedagogical documentation,leaders]
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mathew brady and the photographic documentation of the civil war - Mathew Brady was the son of Irish immigrants who came to the United States in the late 1830's, later that year they became residents of Saratoga Springs, where they became acquainted with the artist, William Page. Page was a large influence on Brady's artistic lifestyle teaching him trades such as jewel making, case making, and painting. Page took Brady under his wing and they moved to New York where Brady met Samuel F.B. Morse an artist who instructed Page in earlier days. Morse began the new art of photography, which his friend Daguerre from Europe had just began....   [tags: essays research papers] 330 words
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Implementation System Development Lifecycle - Organizations and businesses utilize different forms of information systems in order to support the abundance of processes needed to fulfill their business functions. Every type of information systems consists of a particular focus or purpose, and each part has a life of its own1. The “life of its own” theory is formally known as a systems development lifecycle and it contains the integrated method of planning, building, deploying, using, updating, and maintaining an information system1. When looking at developing a new information system, the system itself involves various different, but relevant activities....   [tags: coding, information system,system implementation]
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De Soto's 2003 'Listening to Barking Dogs' - "Listening to barking dogs: property law against poverty in the non-West" by Hernando De Soto, a development economist, is an article outlining the various problems that "plague the poor" of former communist and developing countries (De Soto,2003,p179). De Soto (2003) believes that the main solution to elevate the poor out of poverty is providing these populations with formal and legalised property rights. Enabling their dead capital hidden in un-formalised and illegal property or other small businesses and enterprises to be transformed into live capital, allowing these assets to be used as security as well as collateral to aid further loans and generate additional surplus of their existing...   [tags: Literary Review, Summary, Evaluation, Arguments]
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The Entertainment Fields - The Entertainment Fields In this literature review, I wil attempt to explain the wealth of opportunities available to technical communicators in the electronics entertainment industry due to the changing nature of video game the technical communication and electronics entertainment fields. I believe an abundance of opportunities exist for technical communicators in the video game industry because the industry itself is stil rather young and poselopingnorms. Documentation and information organization are an integral part of video ga me construction....   [tags: Technology Video Games Papers]
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Implementation of iPad for Electronic Charting - Background Nurses have long been known for their attention to patient care. The reason many nurses have entered this profession is due to their desire to care for people. The overwhelming responsibilities of documentation, chart reviews, verifying orders and medications, monitoring lab results, among others, leaves the direct care of the patient to another, possibly unqualified, staff member. Bolton, Gassert, and Cipriano (2008) estimate that a mere 23-30% of a nurse’s day is spent providing care to a patient....   [tags: Nursing]
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Communication Strategies in the Clinical Setting - One of the most important aspects in the nursing profession is the need for good and effective communication. This is because good communication skills especially in the nurse-patient relationship have a significant impact on patient safety and recovery. Effective communication skills in the clinical setting are critical for the development of nurse-patient relationship and provision of health care information (Bruderle, 2003). Nurses usually exchange information with physicians, patients, colleagues and other people in the clinical setting....   [tags: Connection Between Nurses and Patients] 1123 words
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Network Management and Optimization Proposal - Network Management and Optimization Proposal This is a proposal for network management and optimization. The network has grown rapidly, and the company has not completed proper documentation and policies. This proposal includes required documentation; network monitoring, event logging, and maps; data backup; and network optimization. Documentation In order to maintain, troubleshoot, and prevent network outages, network administrators need to refer to documentation. Required documentation includes network diagrams, wiring schematics, policies, procedures, configurations, baselines, and change logs....   [tags: network outages, network administrators]
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Nursing Theories: Florence Nightingale - Healthcare is constantly changing and evolving. Technology has improved many practices. As nurses increase their knowledge via higher education and continuing education, nursing practice continue to follow various theorists both past and present. The nursing profession is unique because many of their practices are based on both nursing and non-nursing theories. There are various different types of entries into the profession of nursing from associate degree programs to doctorate of nursing practice (DNP)....   [tags: healthcare services, continuing education]
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System Implementation And Support - Coding The coding process will change program logic into specific instructions that can be executed by computers. In small programs this work can be done by one or two programmer and in large programs this task may be divided into section that can be handled by different groups. If the program was carefully written this process should be a simple process where the logical functions are translated into program code. Other programs were written to tie our student user population into the Active Directory forest....   [tags: Computer Technology Programming] 1018 words
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The Impact of Time Wastage on Employees - The purpose to the study is to investigate that time which is considered not to be less than money, when sales force is involved in activities of extra unnecessary documentation The time wastage leads to employee low morale, more absenteeism, high job dissatisfaction and low organizational commitment. Due to time wastage in extra documentation activities the performance of employee decreases which directly effect on firm productivity and profitability. The research study is basically based on quantitative research technique....   [tags: Business Management]
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Payroll System Implementation - Payroll System Implementation Missing Images This report will first examine the Testing Process Summary. This will include a definitive test plan which will identify the major functions of the systems software and hardware to be tested as well as the required system outcomes. Secondly, the installation process and training plan summary will be identified. For this portion of the writing, a Gantt chart will be used to identify the steps and related resources needed to implement the system. A narrative explanation that will discuss the impacts of time and conversion will be included....   [tags: Payroll Software Technology]
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The Long Shadow of Little Rock: The Story of Elizabeth Eckford - In 1950's America, there was a uprising that would sculpt the world into the place we now inhabit. The particular event in question is one concerning the black communities plight in 1950's America, with names such such as Rosa Parks, Emmett Till and (most importantly), Elizabeth Eckford Heading the list of names who took a stand, and, in turn, made America the place it is today. As the years went by, details of the many riots the segregation incurred were documented. The focus of this essay will be on a particular documentation titled 'The Long Shadow of Little Rock', a book published in 1962 on what happened to Elizabeth Eckford in Little Rock, Arkansas....   [tags: Civil Rights, ] 610 words
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Developing a Payment Data Warehouse - Citigroup PDW: Developing a Global Payment Data Warehouse MIS600–Information Systems Capstone December 13, 2013   Table of Contents Data Model 3 Entity Model 5 Purge Records 7 Project Costs, Staffing, Resources, Dependencies, and Schedule 8 Scope Change Documetation 10 References 12 Data Model Facts Table The star schema is the essential model of a data warehouse blueprint in which a central fact table or tables containing quantitative procedures of a unitary or transactional environment is/are related to various dimensional tables which contain information used to group and constrain the facts of the fact table(s) in the way of a query....   [tags: Citigroup, bank, payment systems, manager]
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New Money Does Not Heal Old Wounds: Reparations to Descendants of Slaves - The debate over reparations to descendants of slaves contains a wide range of diverse viewpoints and involves many ethical, moral and legal issues (Bowman). To properly analyze this complex situation and form an educated opinion, one must understand the basic pieces forming the reparations puzzle. Understanding who was impacted by the institution of slavery, when they were impacted, how they were impacted, where slavery took place, and what exactly took place will help create a better understanding of both sides of the debate....   [tags: ethical, moral issues, history]
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Practicum Project: Creating a Women and Infants Clinical Summary Screen - Practicum Project: Creating a Women and Infants Clinical Summary Screen The adoption of clinical information systems is one way that healthcare organizations are making an effort to improve patient safety, provide a means to exemplify regulatory compliance, and facilitate exchange of patient information between care providers (Kirkley & Stein, 2004; Nadzam, 2009). To achieve this goal, Barnes-Jewish Hospital (BJH) recently implemented a new CPOE/clinical documentation system. One of the objectives of the new system was to give bedside clinicians a standardized electronic tool, known as the Clinical Summary, for bedside shift hand-off reporting....   [tags: Project Plan] 2010 words
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Falls Among Older Persons with Dementia - “Fall may be defined as an unexpected event in which the person comes to rest on the ground, floor, or lower level” (Struksness, Lindström, Lord, Slaasletten, Johansson, et al., 2011). In older populations, falls are quite common, but with a mental illness such as dementia, the problem is worsened. This cross-sectional study showed that the most common causes of falls reported by nursing staff were individual factors like physical impairment and mental impairment. Background: Falls are a common cause of death for people over the age of 65....   [tags: Healthcare]
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Electronic Medical Records and Charting - Electronic Medical Records and Charting Today’s healthcare is changing, and more hospitals are commencing to go paperless using computers for both medical records and charting. Computers are widely accepted, in personal and professional settings. It is an essential requirement for computer literacy. Numerous advances in technology during the past decade require that nurses not only be knowledgeable in nursing skills but also to become educated in computer technology. While electronic medical records (EMR’s) and charting can be an effective time management tool, some questions have been asked on how exactly this will impact the role and process of nursing, and the ultimate effects on patie...   [tags: Medical Technology ]
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Preparing For A Tropical Cruise Vacation - Vacationing to certain tropical destinations might require more than what you think. After making reservations for the Cruise accommodations and flight arrangements you would think the tough part is over. I personally had no idea that going to the Bahamas would require more than valid state identification. I soon realized that I not only had to prepare for my financial needs, wardrobe attire, but also have proper documentation to go on the Cruise. First, you must figure out how much money or what type of credit cards or money can be used at the ports and on the ship....   [tags: Process Essays] 425 words
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Skill in Presenting Information Both Orally and in Writing - Skill in presenting information both orally and in writing. During my tenure with the National Cancer Institute (NCI), and especially in my current position, a substantial part of my duties has required strong skills in presenting information both orally and in writing. As an example of my oral communication skills, I was selected by the office Director to be a presenter at an NCI symposium on the documentation of cancer research. This symposium was designed to inform cancer researchers about the new methods of cancer documentation within the NCI guidelines....   [tags: essays research papers] 336 words
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Executive Summary: Kai Technology - Executive Summary Kai Technology is dedicated to providing our clients with the highest quality IT services in a cost-effective and timely manner. We recognize the importance of finding the right solution that meets the unique needs of your business. We build solutions that will help solve your problems, improve your bottom line and give you a true ROI. KAI Technology will provide the following services under this agreement: • Network Maintenance Services • Network Documentation • Scheduled Onsite Support Services • Service Call Network Maintenance Services - We take responsibility in providing the most secure and stable IT environment for your specific business needs....   [tags: Information Technology] 1462 words
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The National Security Agency (NSA) and the Loss of Privacy - It is eminent that while you are checking you email or going through social network there is an organization that is monitoring everything, from your conversations to your search history just to determine the kind of person that you are for then investigate you more in deep; the responsible for this is an organization called: National Security Agency (NSA) is a government organization that provides with intelligence to protect the security aspects of classified documentations, surveillance, and overall the security of the USA intelligence agenda....   [tags: PRISM program]
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The Influence of Confucianism on Female-Theme Writings - “ The reason for the radical importance of gender every aspect of humanity is its unbreakable relation to the culture and civilization of a society”. --Qiao, Yi-Gang, Survey of Gender in Chinese Ancient Literature and Culture The history of Chinese literature, from the perspective of gender study, represents a male-centric narrative most of the time. Men are usually the protagonists of stories and historical documentations while women serving as peripheral characters who are given less attention by the authors....   [tags: Confucianism, Chinese literature]
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Riordan Manufacturing HR System: Architecting and implementing a more sophisticated, state-of-the-art Information System - Riordan Manufacturing HR System: Architecting and implementing a more sophisticated, state-of-the-art Information System PRELIMINARY INVESTIGATION Interaction with Managers and Users Before beginning a preliminary investigation, a memo or an e-mail message would be sent out to managers and employees to know about the investigation and explain my role as a systems analyst. I would meet with key managers, users, and IT staff to describe the project, explain my responsibilities, answer questions, and invite comments....   [tags: HR System Business] 1539 words
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First-hand Accounts of Sarah Good's Salem Witchcraft Trial - The Salem witchcraft trials of 1692 in Salem, Massachusetts can be considered a horrendous period in American history, yet is also viewed as the turning point in what was considered acceptable in a contemporary society. In a documentation of a trial against a woman named Sarah Good, the reader is able to see the way in which such an accusation was treated and how society as a whole reacted to such a claim. Sarah Good fell victim to the witchcraft hysteria because she was different, and that fear of her divergence from the Puritan lifestyle led to her eventual demise....   [tags: American History] 719 words
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The Italian Anatomist Gabriel Fallopius - Gabriel Fallopius was one of the most noteworthy and respected Italian anatomists of the sixteenth century. He was known as many things during his life time. Although, to this day, he is well known for many of the great discoveries he encountered. During his lifetime of the 16th century, many people didn’t know much about the inside of today’s reproductive system, how they looked like, or what they were. Gabriel Fallopius inspired so many of his students to continue researching in the medical field who later became famous medical professionals....   [tags: Gabriel Fallopius, Anatomists, history, ]
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Implementation Phase of Communication Assets Project (CAP) - Implementation Phase of Communication Assets Project (CAP) Abstract This paper discusses the implementation phase of the Communications Assets Project (CAP) Software Configuration Management (SCM). CAP is an interoperable communications inventory software package. The project manager for CAP has asked for an analysis for software configuration management. This paper includes the six major activities: coding, testing, installation, documentation, training and support. This document is a discussion on the transition from the design phase to the implementation phase....   [tags: Software Technology] 1536 words
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Nursing Education is Necessary in the Prevention of Pressure Ulcers - Roles of the Registered Nurse (RN) are ever changing where it is key to continue to educate for the protection and well being of the patient. Pressure ulcers have become a main issue in healthcare in an attempt to lower cost as well as prevent further morbidities and complications for the patient. According to the National Institute of Health (NIH) a pressure ulcer is defined as an area of skin that breaks down when something keeps rubbing or pressing against the skin. An increase in immobile and elderly patients has increased the risk for the development of pressure ulcers....   [tags: Nursing Essays] 1335 words
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Evaluating Compliance Strategies in Medical Billing and Coding - In the medical billing and coding process there are several steps. In the medical billing process physicians prepare and sign documentation of the patients visit. The next step is to post the medical codes and transactions of the patients visit in the practice management program and to prepare claims. The process used to generate claims must comply with the rules imposed by federal and state laws as well as with payer requirements. Claims that are correct help to reduce the chance of an investigation of the practice for fraud and also the risk of liability if an investigation does occur (Valerius, Bayes, Newby & Seggern, 2008)....   [tags: Healthcare]
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The eBlackChampaign-Urbana Website - The history of African-Americans in Champaign-Urbana has gone virtual. A new project, called eBlackChampaign-Urbana, is working to bring together the documentation of this important history online to find new ways to celebrate, remember and use it into the present and future. The eBlackChampaign-Urbana website (http://www.eBlackCU.net) features digitized newspaper clippings, photographs, church programs, obituaries, research papers, scrapbooks, maps and more on the local African-American experience....   [tags: Local History] 902 words
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Healthcare Delivery Issues - The purpose of this paper is to discuss how Electronic Medical Records (EMR), affects healthcare delivery. I will discuss the positives and negatives this issue has on healthcare and how it effects the cost and quality for healthcare services. In addition, I will identify any potential trade-offs to cost or quality. Lastly, I will discuss how the EMR affects my job as well as any challenges or opportunities this issue presents. Electronic Patient Data affects on Healthcare delivery In 2009 President Obama, through the American Reinvestment and Recovery Act, pledged to provide incentives to the nation’s physicians and hospitals to convert to an electronic healthcare system in attempt to impro...   [tags: Healthcare, argumentative, persuasive]
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Learning Disability Transitions - Transitioning from high school to college is a rough time for anyone. There are tests to pass applications to fill out and scores to send in. An increasingly common graduation requirement is the achievement of passing scores on an exit exam, otherwise known as high stakes testing. Huge decisions have to be made by students graduating high school and they are even rougher for students with Learning disabilities. According to the No Child Left Behind Act, signed in by George W. Bush, schools are required to give these high stakes tests in order to document their academic progress....   [tags: education]
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Informatics In The Healthcare Industry - Informatics in the Clinical Area Informatics has affected many areas of the medical field. Informatics has improved the field by “helping people to revisualize and redesign their information management and knowledge management skills and learn new ways of using clinical data to mange clinical practice and patient care” (McLane & Turley, 2011). The purpose for this paper is to explore informatics in streamlining paperwork, provide decision support tools, and review contribution that is made towards patient safety....   [tags: Information Technology]
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Technical Issues Solution Strategy - Technical Issues Solution Strategy In this section, a strategy will be defined to address the issues identified in the previous section. The solutions will leverage Peter principals as the baseline to compare the IT organization issues with principals. The outcome of this effort is to produce a strategy that will be implemented over the number of months. Principal 1: Recruit, train, and retain World Class IT employees In order to address the situation that emerged out of the reorganization where IT employees were transfer into different specialties without considering the employees’ career development....   [tags: Principals, Implementation, Skillset] 1239 words
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Health Pathway Case Study - This paper discusses the unsatisfactory professional conduct displayed by the Clinical Specialist nurse (CNS) in the provided case study. There are four main points of conduct that need to be discussed firstly the lack of an appropriate assessment of the patient’s condition being undertaken. Secondly the obvious lack of appropriate documentation that was recorded during and after the consultation. Thirdly the fact the medical officer (MO) was never informed nor did any requests be made for the doctor to examine the patient....   [tags: Nursing and Midwifery Professional Conduct]
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Managerial Problems With The Performance Review Process - Managerial Problems with the Performance Review Process Most employees do not look forward to performance reviews neither do managers like to give them. But in today's companies, performance reviews are a necessary tool. They are used to promote employees, to compensate for jobs well done, and most of all, to allow for the employee to know how well they perform. Due to poor performance reviews, many employees are terminated each year....   [tags: Management Employee Training] 1017 words
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The Welfare Fraud Crisis - Welfare is intended for families or individuals that are in need of assistance with no or little income. For those who do not know, Welfare funds come from hard working individuals that are required to pay taxes. Now we wonder, are the tax payers’ hard earned money going to the right deserving recipients. Welfare fraud is on the rise in this country. Many are taking advantage of the system taking away the help that is meant for people that truly needed help to provide for their families or people that need assistance until they can stand on their own feet....   [tags: Welfare Cheats] 1709 words
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Total Quality Management - Total Quality Management The emergence of the global marketplace demands that a company act on a global scale to be competitive. Competing on this level requires that a company provide a superior product and superior service. Companies desiring to achieve international quality status now have a manufacturing, quality control, and documentation standard in which to strive. ISO 9000 is the implemented international process management baseline for which all participating organizations will adhere....   [tags: GCSE Business Marketing Coursework Essays]
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Due Process Procedures - The law of due process simply mean educators accused of something have protection. The protection should be fair and reasonable to balance social concern such as government affair and criminal behavior. The employee rights originated from state and federal constitutional provisions, statues, and regulations. The Civil Rights Act of 1964 protects educators employed in private or public schools (Oliva, 2009). In addition, the equal protection clause of the Fourteenth Amendment protects educators from discrimination; amended in 1972 to include educational institutions (Dhanoa and Kleiner, 2000)....   [tags: Justice System ]
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