Your hospital is choosing an electronic health record (EHR) system to be implemented in the new fiscal year. You have been asked as an information technology (IT) expert to discuss the need and desire for aggregated clinical data and aggregated administrative data within an EHR system to the hospital’s governing board. Focus your discussion on the following:
What is aggregated clinical data?
What is aggregated administrative data?
How are both aggregated clinical and administrative data used with an EHR system?