The Computerization of Behavioral Healthcare: How to Enhance Clinical Practice, Management, and Communications / Edition 1

The Computerization of Behavioral Healthcare: How to Enhance Clinical Practice, Management, and Communications / Edition 1

by Tom Trabin
     
 

The Computerization of Behavioral Healthcare offers comprehensive advice and practical guidelines on computerization that will fundamentally change the clinical practice, management, and communications of behavioral healthcare. This essential resource is written in easy-to-understand language by experts in the field of clinical practice, healthcare administration,

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The Computerization of Behavioral Healthcare offers comprehensive advice and practical guidelines on computerization that will fundamentally change the clinical practice, management, and communications of behavioral healthcare. This essential resource is written in easy-to-understand language by experts in the field of clinical practice, healthcare administration, technological change, and public policy. In nontechnical terms, the authors demonstrate how computers and networked, interactive information systems help to contain costs, measure and improve clinical outcomes, and make any behavioral healthcare organization or practice more competitive in the marketplace.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780787902216
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
02/22/1996
Series:
The Jossey-Bass Managed Behavioral Healthcare Library
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
284
Product dimensions:
9.25(w) x 7.50(h) x 0.64(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword
Introduction
Part One: Clinical Practice
1. How Information Technologies Are Transforming BehavioralHealthcare (Marion J. Ball, Judith V. Douglas)
2. Clinical Decision Support Systems(Wallace J. Gingerich, AnthonyBrokowski)
3. The Use of Computers in Therapy(Roger L. Gould)
4. Clinical Assessment and Outcomes Measurement(Murray P. Naditch,Kevin L. Moreland)
Part Two: Management
5. The Transition from Paper to Computerized and InteractiveInformation Systems, (Larry D. Rosen, Michelle M. Weil)
6. Computerization in Group Practices(Peter S. Currie)
7. Computerization in County and Community Mental HealthCenters(Tuan D. Nguyen, Gary Olsen)
8. Computerization in Hospital-Based Delivery Systems(Warner V.Slack, Charles Safran, Howard L. Bleich)
9. Computerization in Managed Behavioral Healthcare Companies(William R. Maloney, Eugene D. Hill III)
Part Three: Communications
10. The Need to Know vs. The Right to Privacy(Robert Gellman,Kathleen A. Frawley)
11. The Rapid Growth of Electronic Communication(Michael W. Hurst,William A. Roiter)
12. How to Use the Internet and Electronic Bulletin Boards( DickSchoech, Katherine Kelley Smith)
13. The Past, Present, and Future of Data Standards(Ronald W.Manderscheid, Marilyn J. HAnderson)

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