CS204 Week 1 Assignment

Reviewing Computer Operations

Assignment: Reviewing Computer Operations
   1)  Explain why turning off the computer by using the power switch might be harmful to the system.
   2)  Four medical assistants work at their own computer workstations, which are networked to a server.  Explain the function of the server.
   3)  How are digital cameras and scanners being used in some medical offices?  Can you think of some additional or innovative uses for these device in a medical office?
   4)  Can you think of any problems or issues regarding digital records, files, and transfer of files that contain patient information?  What ideas or suggestions do you have for addressing those problems or issues?