Data Validation

Data Validation

In order for a CDS system to effectively assist in clinical decision-making, it must have the confidence of its users. Testing the CDS system can help to overcome user concerns. Consider the following questions, and write a post about strategies for validation testing.

Describe some of the advantages and challenges associated with testing, types of testing, and steps recommended to ensure proper testing is conducted.
Address the types of testing critical to a successful CDS system implementation.
Outline the steps you recommend to ensure that proper testing is conducted and a plan for following up on any potential issues identified through validation testing.
Your initial post must use at least one scholarly or health care industry-recognized resource and include an in-text citation and its related reference, both following APA formatting guidelines.