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Healthcare Information Systems / Edition 2
     

Healthcare Information Systems / Edition 2

by Kevin Beaver
 

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ISBN-10: 0849314984

ISBN-13: 9780849314988

Pub. Date: 12/28/2002

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

The need to be able to track patients medical records along with government legislation like HIPAA is creating a need for new IT processes in healthcare. Healthcare Information Systems provides complete coverage on all aspects of information technology as it relates to the healthcare industry. It focuses on preparing IT professionals for the challenges they will

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The need to be able to track patients medical records along with government legislation like HIPAA is creating a need for new IT processes in healthcare. Healthcare Information Systems provides complete coverage on all aspects of information technology as it relates to the healthcare industry. It focuses on preparing IT professionals for the challenges they will face in the healthcare arena. The text provides up-to-date information on the technologies involved and explains how they interrelate and affect the healthcare arena. This new edition provides expanded coverage of HIPAA, wireless networks and communications, telemedicine, and the increased role of the Web in all facets of healthcare. Explains how to use information technology to deal with increasing government regulation Provides a comprehensive overview of healthcare systems Discusses disaster planning and system security Reviews standards and information security Covers telemedicine, the internet, and emerging technologies

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780849314988
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
12/28/2002
Series:
Best Practices Series
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
520
Product dimensions:
6.25(w) x 9.25(h) x 1.30(d)

Table of Contents

INTRODUCTION AND OVERVIEW
Preface, K. Beaver
Introduction, P. Davidson
Information Technology in Health Care: A Review of Key Applications, W. Raghupathi, Ph.D

HEALTHCARE SYSTEMS
Interface Tools for Healthcare Information Technology, S. Stuewe
Wireless Application Directions, G. Held
Overcoming Wireless LAN Security Vulnerabilities, G. Held
Using Middleware for Interoperable Systems, R.J. Posch
A Complex Multi-Location Enterprise: Issues and Possible Solutions, P.L. Davidson

DISASTER PLANNING AND SYSTEM SECURITY
Building a Culture for Business Continuity Planning, M.L. Johns
Security Policies: The Foundation for Information Protection, C.M. Hemsoth
Biometrics, P.J. Holt

STANDARDS AND THE REGULATORY ENVIRONMENT
The Role of Information Management Standards in the JCAHO Network Accreditation Program, M.F. Miragia
HIPAA Privacy in the Healthcare Industry, R. Herold
Getting Started with HIPAA Security, K. Beaver
HIPAA Transactions and Code Sets Rule Overview and Implementation, S. Endow

IMPROVING QUALITY, REDUCING RISKS, AND UNDERSTANDING COSTS
A Tool for Evaluating Health Care Plans from a Quality Perspective: HEDIS, D.M. Jacobs and J. Peterson
Understanding and Implementing Computerized Physician Order Entry, J.M. Overhage, M.D., Ph.D.
Clinical Decision Support Systems, E.A. Mendonca, R. Jenders, and Y.A. Lussier
Risk Management in Information Technology Projects, P.S. Collins
How Much Does This System Really Cost? R.J. Linderman

EMR AND THE DATA WAREHOUSE
Electronic Medical records (EMR), M. Leavitt, M.D., Ph.D
The Economic Justification for Electronic Medical Record Systems, R.H. Sachs
Data Warehousing: Design through Implementation for the Healthcare Professional, M. Lettiere
Critical Factors in Developing a Data Warehouse, D.E. Sharp

THE CHANGING ORGANIZATION
Healthcare versus Information Technology, P.L. Davidson
Information Systems and Change: Which One is the Chicken and Which is the Egg? R. Skinner
The Role of the Chief Medical Information Officer, V.S. Dorodny
Healthcare Information Services Outsourcing, R.A. Laureto-Ward
International Systems to Support Incremental Improvement in Healthcare, P. McNees

TELEMEDICINE AND THE INTERNET
Telemedicine, G.C. Doolittle and D. Cook
Netting Web Customers, S.S. Miller

EMERGING TECHNOLOGIES
Handheld Technologies in Healthcare, A. Llana, Jr.
Speech Technologies, G.W. Pierce
The Future of Automated Patient Identification, Bar Coding and Smart Cards, C. Kavanaugh
Electronic Messaging in the Healthcare Industry, R. Delmater
Improving Information Management with Imaging, RG. Gehling, M.E. Whitman, and M.L. Gibson

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