DNP-805 Week 4 Assignment EHR Database and Data Management.DOCX

DNP-805 Week 4 Assignment EHR Database and Data Management

Max Points: 120


As a DNP-prepared nurse, you may be called upon to assist in the design of a clinical database for your organization. This assignment requires you to integrate a clinical problem with data technologies to better understand the components as well as how those components can lead to better clinical outcomes.

General Guidelines:

Use the following information to ensure successful completion of the assignment:

  • This assignment uses a rubric. Please review the rubric prior to beginning the assignment to become familiar with the expectations for successful completion.

  • Doctoral learners are required to use APA style for their writing assignments. The APA Style Guide is located in the Student Success Center.

  • This assignment requires that at least two additional scholarly research sources related to this topic, and at least one in-text citation from each source be included.

  • You are required to submit this assignment to Turnitin. Refer to the directions in the Student Success Center.


For this assignment, write a 1,000-1,250 word paper in which you:

  1. Select a clinically-based patient problem in which using a database management approach provides clear benefit potential.

  2. Identify the data needed to manage this patient problem using information from the electronic health record (EHR).

  3. Include a brief description of the patient problem which incorporates information needed to manage the specific problem.

  4. Identifies whether the EHR-supplied data is structured or unstructured with an explanation as to why.

  5. Provide a complete description of the structured and unstructured data from the EHR that are needed to organize a hypothetical database.

  6. Provide a complete description of data relationships that apply to the hypothetical database.

Portfolio Practice Hours:

It may be possible to earn portfolio practice hours for this case report. Enter the following after the references section of your paper:

Practice Hours Completion Statement DNP-805

I, (INSERT NAME), verify that I have completed (NUMBER OF) clock hours in association with the goals and objectives for this assignment. I have also tracked said practice hours in the Typhon Student Tracking System for verification purposes and will be sure that all approvals are in place from my faculty and practice mentor.

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