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Technology and the quality of health care

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Published by Aspen Systems Corp. in Germantown, Md .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Medical technology -- United States -- Congresses.,
    • Medicine -- Research -- United States -- Congresses.,
    • Medical policy -- United States -- Congresses.,
    • Quality of health care -- United States.,
    • Technology, Medical -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementRichard H. Egdahl and Paul M. Gertman, editors.
      ContributionsEgdahl, Richard Harrison., Gertman, Paul M., Boston University. Health Policy Institute., Conference on Health Care Technology and Quality of Care, Boston, Mass., 1976.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsR854.U5 T4
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxx, 311 p. :
      Number of Pages311
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4720304M
      ISBN 100894430254
      LC Control Number78007307

      Technological advances in information and communication technologies (ICT) and computing have made way for the implementation of electronic health records (EHRs), the comprehensive compilation of health care provided to an individual over their lifetime —an exciting and impressive : Stefane Kabene, Melody Wolfe. Quality health care is care that is safe, effective, patient-centered, timely, efficient, and equitable. 1. Patient safety is an important aspect of health care quality and a key priority for ODPHP. To ensure patient safety, health care systems must strive to prevent errors, learn from the errors that do occur, and create a culture of safety.

      Due to the fast development of technology, in order to effectively take advantage of information technology in nursing outcome and quality of health care and to empower nurses; educational arrangement is recommended to set short-term and long-term specialized courses focusing on four target groups: studying, working, graduate, senior. Get this from a library! Quality of care and technology assessment: report of a forum of the Council on Health Care Technology. [Kathleen N Lohr; Richard A Rettig; Council on Health Care Technology (Institute of Medicine);].

      Quality in Healthcare: Concepts and Practice Phil Buttell, Robert Hendler, and Jennifer Daley I n the healthcare industry, quality of care is more than a concept. It has become essential to patient well-being and financial survival. This chapter will discuss the complex concept and multiple definitions of quality of care and evaluate how itFile Size: KB. The integration of health information technology (IT) into primary care includes a variety of electronic methods that are used to manage information about people's health and health care, for both individual patients and groups of patients. The use of health IT can improve the quality of care, even as it makes health care more cost effective.


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Connected for Health: Using Electronic Health Records to Transform Care Delivery by Louise L. Liang. This book provides an indepth look at how Kaiser Permanente implemented the largest EHR in the world and how using this technology—and technology in general—positively affected efficiency, safety, outcomes, and patient engagement.

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Information technology has been transforming health care industry. This dissertation investigates the use of health information technology by health care providers and patients as well as its outcomes. Abstract. Healthcare Technology Workforce is defined and analyzed from a perspective focused on the understanding of the challenges and complexity of the health organization; the approach remarks the evolution of health system and the relevance of Healthcare Technology to achieve Healthcare Quality and Productivity, and the role of health professionals in this context is analyzed.

As medical science and technology has advanced at a rapid pace, the health care delivery system has fl oundered in its ability to provide consistently high quality care to all. This implies that increased know-how and increased resources will not, in them-selves, translate into the high quality of health care which populations and indi-File Size: KB.

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