Most healthcare focused departments utilize technology for data collection, storage, analysis, and reporting of information. For this assignment, select a healthcare organization or hospital department and

· Describe the organization or hospital department.

· Identify types of information collected, including format and approximate volume.

· Compare and contrast three data storage or databases used by the department.

· Identify and describe at least three communication technologies (for example a VPN) and how they are used in your selected organization or department.

· Identify and describe three internet technologies (for example, intranet) and explain how they are used in your organization or department.

· Identify and summarize a minimum of four Joint Commission standards  related to health information technology relevant to a health information management department or another hospital department. To access The Joint Commission Standards Manual, follow the steps below: