HSA-6198 Health Care Computer Application: Week 1

Critical Reflection Paper: Chapters 1 to 2

Objective: To critically reflect your understanding of the readings and your ability to apply them to your Health care Setting.


Students will disapprovingly evaluate the readings from Chapter 1 to 2 in your textbook. This assignment is designed to help you appraisal, analysis, and apply the readings to your Health Care setting as well as become the foundation for all of your remaining assignments.

You need to read the article (in the additional weekly reading resources localize in the Syllabus and also in the Lectures link) assigned for week 1 and develop a 2-3-page paper reflecting your understanding and ability to apply the readings to your Health Care Setting. Each paper must be typewritten with 12-point font and double-spaced with standard margins. Follow APA style 7th edition format when referring to the selected articles and include a reference page.

Originality: SafeAssign submission is required.


1. Introduction (25%) Provide a short-lived outline of the meaning (not a description) of each Chapter and articles you read, in your own words.

2. Your Critique (50%)

What is your reaction to the content of the articles?

What did you absorb about the healthcare information technology and describe the major healthcare regulations?

What did you acquire about the Electronic Health Records access roles and responsibilities for using protected health information?

Did these Chapter and articles change your thoughts about the Healthcare information Technology and Protected health information? If so, how? If not, what remained the same?

3. Conclusion (15%)

Fleetingly recapitulate your thoughts & deduction to your critique of the articles and Chapter you read.

Evaluation will be based on how clearly you respond to the above, in particular:

a) The clarity with which you critique the articles;

b) The depth, scope, and organization of your paper; and,

c) Your conclusions, including a description of the impact of these articles and Chapters on any Health Care Setting.


The assignment is to be electronically posted in the Assignments Link on Blackboard no later than noon on Sunday, January 17, 2021.


Assignments Guidelines 10 Points 10%
Introduction 25 Points 25%
Your Critique 50 Points 50%
Conclusion 15 Points 15%
Total 100 points 100%


A 90% – 100%
B+ 85% – 89%
B 80% – 84%
C+ 75% – 79%
C 70% – 74%
D 60% – 69%
F 50% – 59% Or less.