Austin and Boxerman's Information Systems for Healthcare Management / Edition 7

Austin and Boxerman's Information Systems for Healthcare Management / Edition 7

by Gerald L. Glandon
     
 

This book provides an overview of information management and information technology (IM/IT). It describes how information systems can support high-quality patient care and improve management decisions in healthcare organizations.

Expanded discussion of strategic planning, including the importance of system integration and IM/IT governance

Extensive updates to

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Overview

This book provides an overview of information management and information technology (IM/IT). It describes how information systems can support high-quality patient care and improve management decisions in healthcare organizations.

Expanded discussion of strategic planning, including the importance of system integration and IM/IT governance

Extensive updates to the project management chapter, including information on establishing a centralized IM/IT portfolio management office to improve project success rates

A new chapter on the government's role in IM/IT, including the impact of HIPAA and other legislation

A new chapter that explains how IM/IT investments are evaluated and provides a framework for conducting these analyses

Updated information on the electronic health record and other clinical and administrative applications used in healthcare enterprises

A comprehensive profile of hospital IM/IT leadership, including the role of the Chief Information Officer

Each chapter features learning objectives, Web resources, and discussion questions. It also includes a glossary that clarifies technical terms.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781567932973
Publisher:
Health Administration Press
Publication date:
06/15/2008
Edition description:
AMERICAN COLLEGE OF HEALTHCARE EXEC
Pages:
277
Sales rank:
796,292
Product dimensions:
7.10(w) x 10.20(h) x 0.80(d)

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Table of Contents

Pt. I Aligning IM/IT and Organizational Strategy

1 Connecting the Strategic Dots: Does IM/IT Matter? 3

2 Leadership: The Case of the Healthcare Organization CIO 27

3 IM/IT Governance and Decision Rights 53

4 The IM/IT Portfolio Management Office 95

5 External Environment and Government Policy 113

Pt. II Blocking and Tackling

6 IM/IT Architecture and Infrastructure 135

7 IM/IT Service Management 169

Pt. III Achieving Strategic Competitive Advantage

8 Applications 201

9 The Knowledge-Enabled Organization 233

10 IM/IT Value 241

Glossary of Technical Terms 265

Index 277

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