Health Information Exchange in the US

Course Project: Health Information Exchange Objective • Define HIE • List Dilemma • Address Challenge • Discuss the History of HIE Guidelines: Papers must 7 to 10 pages in length (this would be roughly 1 page per area included in the report), 12 point font, double-spaced, include a cover page, table of contents, introduction, body of the report, summary or conclusion and works cited. Even though this is not a scientific-type writing assignment, and is mostly creative in nature, references are still very important. At least 6 authoritative, outside references are required (anonymous authors or web pages are not acceptable). These should be listed on the last page titled "Works Cited". The completed written project paper, focused on Health Information Exchange by outlining the history of U.S. based attempts at getting HIE among providers, is due this week. Your paper can be based on interviews with those involved in HIE, readings or Internet research or a combination of all three. Be sure that your paper addresses the following areas: •...
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System Test and Evaluation Plan and Procedure

Write a system test and evaluation plan and procedure for a hypothetical organization. Topic :Samsung, Apple, DHS, DOD, etc. You need to develop a system test and evaluation plan and procedure for a hypothetical organization. Make sure that all the relevant aspects of security are addressed. Submit this assignment to your Assignment Folder (HW#2) prior to the submission deadline. Clarified Format Requirements: 1. This assignment must be answered in your own words. However, when you use the words of others in any answers, you must use quotation marks and attribute the source right there following APA style. Also be sure to cite references using APA style when you paraphrase the words of others. 2. You may use any resources in addition to the textbook, such as other books, articles, and the Web. Some questions may require research beyond the text, lecture notes, and conferences. You must, however, do your own work and you may not collaborate with your classmates. 3. Page length for this assignment shall be...
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Internet Governance by US Government

Internet Governance by US Government Topic/Themes: Analysis of Current IT Issue Description: Choose an IT event or story (current within this semester) that illustrates legal, ethical or moral concepts that this course has covered to date. Prepare an essay that describes the issue - citing factual sources as well as sources that may illuminate the issues as you now understand them. Use the IRAC analysis approach. Show me what you have learned! Do NOT just provide excerpts from a current case or legal opinion. This is your opportunity to analyze facts and precedents. Be sure to include the certification statement. What is IRAC? http://www.tsu.edu/pdffiles/academics/law/life/support/IRAC.pdfTopic For the Paper : Do you think the invisible hand should govern theInternet? Consider ethics in the information age, selecting one issue: Content control, free speech, intellectual property, privacy or security. References Please use: Class Book Spinello, R. (2011). Cyberethics: Morality and Law in Cyberspace. (p.22). Sudbury, MA: Jones & Barlett Learning Nakamura, L.I. (2000). Economics and the New Economy: The Invisible Hand Meets Creative...
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Exploring Online Consumer Behaviors

The body of the Sample APA Paper is poorly organized and lacks sufficient comparison and synthesis of research. Rewrite part of the body of the paper by focusing on one of the following topics: 1) Motivation, 2) Demographics, or 3) Products. Read through the Sample APA Paper and gather the information--paragraphs, parts of paragraphs, or sentences--that relates to your chosen topic. Then, reorganize the information in to a clearly organized section of the paper. You may may need to rewrite portions of the information you gathered for clarity. Additionally, may need to do some original writing to fill in areas you think lack proper synthesis/comparison. Use the pertinent sources from the reference page to gather the additional information that you need. Refrain from doing any new research. Your rewritten section should be 1 - 2 pages and should include the following: 1. A properly formatted title page 2. An introduction 3. A single heading (as if the section was somewhere in the...
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John F. Kennedy Moon Speech – Rice Stadium, Rhetorical Analysis

John F. Kennedy Moon Speech - Rice Stadium, rhetorical analysis 1. Present a strong, clear thesis statement. The thesis statement should make a strong claim that calls for argument and evidence to support it. Your thesis should present an explicit argument as to why your chosen speech or rhetorical situation would \'effect persuasion\', that is, why it would be persuasive to the audience, to the speaker, et. al. Weak thesis: \"U.S. President Obama uses pathos in his speech.\" Better: \"U.S. President Obama attempts to persuade the people by strategically linking his political platform to a series of pathetic appeals that incite the audience\'s indignation over social injustice.\" 2. Declare an analytical framework. What rhetorical theory or approach will best support your thesis? What rhetorical theory or approach best reflects your understanding of persuasion? 3. Make a larger claim about the nature of rhetoric in your academic writing essay. Although you are focusing on one particular speech or rhetorical situation, the rhetorical artifact that you have chosen should serve also as an example within your larger argument...
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Clinical Report on Stroke Management

Prevalence, Clinical Features, Diagnosis and Paramedic Management   (Report requires specific Sources- see References) Clinical Report Use Clinical Case below Description: Headache due to cerebral vascular accident (choose hemorrhagic or ischemic) • 70 yr old female • Sudden onset of headache, slurred speech and loss of function on left side. • PR 120; BP 190/100: SpO2 99%ra; patients appears confused; headache. Develop a clinical report that demonstrates their understanding of the prevalence, clinical features, diagnosis and paramedic management of a typical presentation that they may encounter during their ambulance career. See below for full instructions including a format and required content in formation. Guidelines for the Clinical Report The clinical report is to be a maximum of 2000 words (+/- 10% without penalty), excluding tables, graphics, pictures or references. Formatting guidelines The following format should be adopted: • The clinical case report is to be written in 12 point, Times Roman or Arial font, 1.5 line spacing, left justified. • Major headings should be typed in bold, with a...
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Rhetorical Analysis Paper "The Story of an Hour"

Rhetorical Analysis Paper Overview: Your purpose this time is to investigate how the core reading is put together—paying attention to linguistic and rhetorical elements such as language, style, structure, imagery, evidence, authorial credibility, intended audience, etc.—in order to analyze how the author moves his or her readers to feel certain ways, agree or disagree with certain conclusions, understand the meaning or purpose of the writing, or decide on a particular course of action. What is the author trying to do in this writing, how does he or she go about it, and how well does he or she succeed? To prepare, you will need to study rhetorical analysis carefully, and then critically understand the core reading with these new questions in mind. As part of your rhetorical analysis, you will also be asked to find and use one outside source. Consider finding and using one of the following types of outside sources: an article about the author of the core reading; an article about the core reading itself; another writing by the same...
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Academic and Business Writing Essay

The topic is Audience from text book of Professional writing or business writing, the author is (Locker and Kacmarek) it essay should be with out grammatical errors and not copied from the internet please. two source only from the text book. Audience Assignment,Format and Length Requirements: memo (Module 9 - page 146), 2-4 pages. As indicated in the syllabus and classroom discussion, this course is almost evenly divided between dealing with academic and business writing. And, since some of you may be new to your discipline, this particular assignment is designed to allow you to familiarize yourself with the requirements and conventions of working within your scholarly discourse communities?the readers and writers who \"share assumptions about what channels, formats, and styles to use, what topics to discuss and how to discuss them, and what constitutes evidence\" (Locker and Kaczmarek). In other words, this assignment allows you to learn more about one aspect of your community map?your professional academic community (see lecture notes,...
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Rhetorical Analysis assignment

link for articlehttp://www.businessweek.com/articles/2013-02-05/revenue-based-financing-the-better-you-do-the-quicker-you-pay#p1 Purposes: of the Rhetorical Analysis (RA) assignment · To develop your understanding of rhetoric by investigating how a writer constructed a professional document or text in your major field · To practice analytical thinking and clear writing Step 1: As a preliminary step, before you actually write your paper, you should try to answer the following questions about the document you are analyzing: · What do you think was the author’s purpose in producing this writing? · Who was the intended audience? · What genre does it represent? · What style and tone did the author use? (formal, informal) · What rhetorical appeals did the writer use? (ethos, pathos, and logo) Logos = Logic (Appeal to the mind/intellect, to reason)The use of logic, rationality, and critical reasoning to persuade. Logos can be thought of as the text of the argument, and how well a writer has argued his/her point. Pathos = Emotion (Appeal to the heart/emotion)The use of emotion and affect to persuade. Pathos appeals to...
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Rhetorical Analysis of a Photo "THE FLAME ARRIVES AT CITY HALL"

THE FLAME ARRIVES AT CITY HALL Paper #1--Rhetorical Analysis The writing for English 102 is more prescriptive than the writing in English 101. The assignments are very precise and need to be done in a certain way, as you will see from this assignment. Follow the steps on pgs 64-65 in Good Reasons. Following the guidelines given in Good Reasons, you are to analyze the material provided for you on Blackboard. Choose to analyze the video, picture, or article. You are not to find your own material to analyze. Choose from the three options provided for you. Using what you have learned from your book and the materials provided for you on Blackboard, you are to write a Rhetorical Analysis using both the contextual and textual methods. For this paper do NOT to use first person pronouns or state your opinion. This is an analysis only. You MUST remain objective. The body of your paper needs to be in MLA format and needs to be two - three pages long...
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Historical Analysis of Civil Rights Movement

Guidelines for Paper Historical Analysis of the Civil Rights Movement Sources for this paper: Anne Moody, Coming of Age in Mississippi (required text) 1** Harvard Sitkoff, “The Preconditions for Racial Change’ 2** David J. Garrow, “A Leader for His Time: Martin Luther King, Jr.’ (an excerpt from Garrow’s 1988 book Bearing the 3** Cross: Martin Luther King, Jr., and the Southern Christian Leadership Conference) THE ESSAY SHOULG ANSWER THE FOLLOWING QUESTION: The Essay Question: Historians, including Harvard Sitkoff and David Garrow, frequently suggest that the Civil Right Movement was driven forward by national leaders and organizations, who in turn mobilized individuals at the grass roots level. They also look to broad national and international trends to help explain the movement’s successes. Anne Moody’s autobiography, Coming of Age in Mississippi, offers a different kind of analysis from that presented by Sitkoff and Garrow. In a well-written, clearly argued essay, please discuss how Moody’s personal history supports, alters and/or challenges this traditional narrative of the...
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Successful Aging for Over the Age of 50

This is part 2, a continuation of the last paper that was done. Please address all questions. Community Health Project, Part 2��"Framework and Intervention Plan How will you actually reach out to your population and make a difference in their health? In this Application, you discuss the nuts and bolts of your intervention plan and propose creative strategies to make it work. Begin by describing the theory or model with which you have planned your project. Remember that not all health promotion models are nursing theories and not all nursing theories are health promotion models. You may wish to abstract a nursing theory and health promotion model together and or add a practice change model as your readings have described in order to better meet the purpose of your project. After reviewing the most critical factors impacting this health issue and population, identify your program’s objectives and propose ways to fulfill these through effective and relevant strategies. Include a minimum of 5 additional...
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Article Analysis

Assignment one, which is what pages 3-12 are based on. Pages 3-12 will only use 2 sources. You may use any of the 2 sources from Assignment 1. Pages 1 and 2 will use up the other 10 sources. You may use the sources from Assignment 1 or find your own. Sources should be recent, preferably American. ASSIGNMENT 2: PART 1: page 1 Engaging Stakeholders. Why should educators engage stakeholders? How do other professions engage stakeholders? By way of example, does a pilot ask his passengers how to land a plane or does a surgeon ask the patient how to conduct an intricate surgery? What are educators’ responsibilities to stakeholders? How has this changed over time? Why? Address this in terms of generational change. React to:http://www2.ed.gov/programs/readingfirst/support/stakeholderlores.pdf page 2 Post 5: Rising Standards for Eligibility/ Increased Accountability. What is the ultimate goal of increasing accountability in the teaching profession? How has credentialing changed over time? React to:http://www.nctq.org/p/ . (Application, Research, Problem Solving, Ethics) 2 points PART...
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Rhetorical Analysis Thesis Statement Example

122 Essay: Rhetorical Analysis We've been examining how writers use certain techniques to make their writing more persuasive. We have discussed the craft and the content of various authors. Writers sometimes emphasize their own authority or credibility (ethos); they might appeal to an audience's values, emotions, or experiences (pathos); or they might base their argument on careful reasoning (logos). These techniques are all part of what is known as rhetoric” the effective use of language or the art of persuasion. Analyzing the rhetorical choices writers make allows us to evaluate their arguments more effectively and respond appropriately. This assignment asks you to conduct such a rhetorical analysis of a text: Choose any assigned reading from IAW (Postman, hooks, Loewen, Rodriguez, Graff, Hade, Teare). Read the text SEVERAL times, each time making notes about what the author is doing to make his or her argument more persuasive. Then compose an essay of approximately 3 to 4 pages in which you analyze the rhetoricaltechniques the author uses in the text. Develop a claim...
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Rhetorical Analysis of the Movie 'American History X'

Archive Proposal - This is a 1-2 page (double-spaced) proposal for the text/discourse/archive you will use for your paper over the course of the semester. Select an artifact that not only interests your but also that you can defend as unique or significant. I suggest that you limit yourself to a specific “text” such as the text of a speech, film, documents, music, advertisements, literary works and so on. Selection of a more diffuse text, archive, or discourse requires a more careful defense of the boundaries of your selection. I will ask you to rework this proposal if I feel that your topic selection requires significant adjustments. The proposal should address the following questions: What is the text or archive? What research questions drive this inquiry? Why is this text or archive unique or significant? Include a works cited page. I PICK THE MOVIE 'AMERICAN HISTORY X'. Rhetorical analysis - Any topic subject. Must follow below requirements: This rhetorical analysis essay will display your understanding of logos,...
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Brand Equity Essay

Building a brand is crucial exercise that often takes years or decades to accomplish. The benefit of brand equity is realized in the bottom line. You researched brand equity from a consumer standpoint. For this assignment, you will select a big nationally or internationally known brand that has advertisements that feature a famous person or persons. PART 1: Research Background Research the selected brand using both its Web site and articles in the library’s full-text databases, and address the following: What does the brand mean in today’s market? How has it evolved over time? What is the target market(s) for the brand? Has that changed from the past? How is the competition positioned? This section of the assignment requires the use of articles from the library’s full-text databases. Articles are found in periodicals. These are not to be confused with eBooks or reference books. The most popular databases in marketing are: ABI Inform Global, Academic Search Premier, and Business Source Premier. This section...
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Rhetorical Analysis of a Commercial: Walgreens, A Place Called Perfect

Essay 1: Rhetorical Analysis (Due this week) This week, please read the rough draft of your rhetoricalanalysis essay and the comments of your professor. Use what is helpful and make revisions to your essay. Be sure to follow the format you used for the draft, based on APA guidelines for the look of the paper on the page. Work this week to make your introduction end with your thesis statement, and ensure that all body paragraphs support your thesis. Remember to identify which rhetorical appeal (ethos, logos, or pathos) the advertisement uses. Successful drafts will: Be focused on analysis. Be between 1-2 pages in length. Contain a well-crafted thesis statement appropriate for the essay's purpose. Follow APA formatting rules for the look of the paper, as identified in the APA sample paper in the Doc Sharing tab above or through this tutorial: APA Tutorial. Include a title page, running heads, and page numbers--don't include the References page. Instead, include the URL (http:// website address) for your ad at the end...
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Financial Analysis and Forecasting

This assignment is including two parts, excel and a 1000 words paper. I took photos of my text book(case), that's the information you need,I will upload these five photos below. Please make sure I need both excel and paper done when you send me back my work. Thank you very much. The topic and requests of this assignment as below: FIN3CSF Case Studies in Finance Semester 2, 2012 Case Study 2: Financial Analysis and Forecasting Due date: 4.00 pm, Monday, September 3, 2012 Case 9: Horniman Horticulture Use the information in Case 9 to answer the following questions. 1. Assess the strengths and weaknesses of the company Horniman Horticulture. 2. How is the company using its cash? 3. What do you expect the financial position of the business to be in 2006? Extend the financial statements (i.e. Balance sheet and Profit and Loss statements) through 2006, assuming that Bob Brown grows revenue by 25%. Note: To make the balance sheet balance, define cash as...
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Strategic Planning Essay

Your initial meeting with your new boss went very well and you are now working in a department that supports the company\'s strategic planning for growth in the industry. Your department head has asked you to do research from a newcomer\'s perspective to inform existing company marketing directions. He has asked you to write a short paper detailing the three top trends in the industry, and focus on what you think is the most important issue in these trends. He is hoping to use your research to position your department to launch a new strategic plan. However, your immediate task is to do the research, write a short, focused paper with correctly cited sources to enable further study. You have been tasked to conduct research and share your preliminary resource list by the end of Week 2. You will then continue writing the paper, which will be due at the end of the Week 3. This is your first real task...
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Persuasive Essay

Persuasive Essay Write a persuasive essay of approximately 700 to 1,050-words on a local, regional, or national current event or political issue that has affected you, your family, or your community recently. For example, you could address either the national or your local government’s fiscal and tax policies and explain how they have affected the economy or your own personal situation. You might discuss the role tourism plays in your area, how professional sports have impacted your community, the reasons for lay-offs within a company, whether or not you agree with the decisions your local school board has made recently and how they have affected your children. Your topic does not necessarily have to be controversial, but it should be something that impacts you directly or indirectly, and about which others should be persuaded to see the way you do. This is an analytical essay and should be written in limited first-person narration. This essay requires at least two peer-reviewed outside references. In this paper, begin with a title that prepares...
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