Standardized Terminology and Language in Informatics


In 250 to 350 words essay format, answer the level one headings in APA format as numbered below. Include at least 2 references.

1. What is the impact of Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) payment denial on the healthcare system?

2. What are the implications for our nursing practice related to use of standardized terminology for documentation?

3. How do evidence-based practice guidelines impact patient outcomes and necessitate improved practice care?

Required References

Website (required)

Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society. (2013). What is interoperability?

Article (suggested)

Tastan, S., Linch, G. C., Keenan, G. M., Stifter, J., McKinney, D., Fahey, L., . . . Wilkie, D. J. (2014). Evidence for the existing American Nurses Association-recognized standardized nursing terminologies: A systematic review. International Journal of Nursing Studies, 51(8), 1,160–1,170. doi: 10.1016/j.ijnurstu.2013.12.004