Review at least one peer reviewed American profession journal article or detailed news article discussing
government mandates for health care such as the 2009 HITECH Act the Patient Privacy and Affordable Care
Act (ACA) Accountable Care Organizations (ACO) or value based purchasing. Consider topics discussed in
your previous courses in the Master of Healthcare Administration program such as:
Transition from volume based to value based healthcare
Population health
Data analytics
Healthcare consumerism
Explain how the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health (HITECH) Act of 2009
impacts your topic. Describe how your organization is impacted by your topic and the HITECH Act of 2009. As
a consumer of health care how do you perceive the use of health information technology (HIT) to address these
topics affecting your personal health care delivery