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Healthcare Information Systems

2nd Edition

Edited by Kevin Beaver

Auerbach Publications

520 pages

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Paperback: 9780367395582
pub: 2019-06-19
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pub: 2002-12-23
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The move to manage medicine from a financial perspective, i.e. managed care, has added huge layers of bureaucratic and administrative functions to healthcare. The need to have the ability to track patient medical records, mandated by government legislation such as HIPAA, is bringing new technologies and processes into the healthcare arena. A univer

Table of Contents

Introduction and Overview. Healthcare Systems. Disaster Planning and System Security. Standards and the Regulatory Environment. Improving Quality, Reducing Risks, and Understanding Costs. EMR and the Data Warehouse. The Changing Organization. HIPAA. Telemedicine and the Internet. Emerging Technologies.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
COMPUTERS / Information Technology
LAW / Medical Law & Legislation
MEDICAL / Health Care Delivery