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Introduction To Computers For Healthcare Professionals / Edition 5

Introduction To Computers For Healthcare Professionals / Edition 5

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Drawing examples from health care settings, this workbook introduces the hardware components of a personal computer, the Windows operating system, the basics of word processing with Word, presentation graphics with PowerPoint, and computer-assisted communication. Previously published as Computers in small bytes, 3rd ed., the fourth edition covers Microsoft Office 2003. Annotation ©2005 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13: 2900763761133
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
Publication date: 09/03/2009
Edition description: 5E
Pages: 622
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 1.25(h) x 9.00(d)

About the Author

Associate Professor, La Roche College IST Department, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Professor Emerita, Slippery Rock University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, President, Ramona Nelson Consulting

Emeritus Professor of Nursing, Winona State University, Rochester, Minnesota

Table of Contents

About the Authors vii

Preface xi

Acknowledgements xvii

1 On the Way to Computer and Information Literacy 1

2 Information Systems: Hardware, Software, and Connectivity 53

3 The Computer and Its Operating System Environment 115

4 Software Applications: Common Tasks 179

5 Introduction to Word Processing 215

6 Introduction to Presentation Graphics 273

7 Introduction to Spreadsheets 325

8 Introduction to Databases 373

9 The Internet 413

10 Technology-Assisted Communication and Collaboration 465

11 Distance Education: A Student Perspective 495

12 Information: Access, Evaluation, and Use 525

13 Privacy, Confidentiality, Security, and Integrity of Electronic Data 567

14 Introduction to Healthcare Informatics and Health Information Technology 609

Glossary 645

Index 677

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