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Handbook of Informatics for Nurses and Healthcare Professionals

Handbook of Informatics for Nurses and Healthcare Professionals - 5th edition

ISBN13: 978-0132574952

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ISBN13: 978-0132574952
ISBN10: 0132574950
Cover type: Paperback
Edition: 5TH 13
Copyright: 2013
Publisher: Pearson
Published: 2013
International: No
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Handbook of Informatics for Nurses and Healthcare Professionals - 5TH 13 edition

ISBN13: 978-0132574952

Toni Lee Hebda

ISBN13: 978-0132574952
ISBN10: 0132574950
Cover type: Paperback
Edition: 5TH 13
Copyright: 2013
Publisher: Pearson
Published: 2013
International: No
Summary

HANDBOOK OF INFORMATICS FOR NURSES & HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONALS, 5/e is a complete and up-to-date overview of the key issues related to adoption and use of health information technology and nursing informatics, with detailed practical information to support students and professionals in the field. Intended to address all the concepts, skills, and tasks professionals need to achieve the nation's healthcare information technology goals, it contains three major sections: General Computer Information, Health Care Information Systems, and Specialty Applications. Major themes of privacy, confidentiality, and information security are woven throughout; project management is introduced in the context of strategic planning, and addressed in many other chapters. This edition contains extensive new coverage throughout, along with eight new chapters addressing issues such as Personal Health Records (PHRs), Health Information Exchanges (HIEs), usability, and consumer education.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents 1. Informatics in Healthcare Professions 2. Hardware, Software 3. Ensuring Quality and Best Use of Information 4. The Internet and the World Wide Web: An Overview 5. Professional Use of Electronic Devices 6. Healthcare Information Systems 7. Strategic Planning for Information Technology Projects 8. Selecting a Healthcare Information System 9. Improving the Usability of Health Informatics Applications 10. System Implementation and Maintenance 11. Information Systems Training 12. Information Security and Confidentiality 13. System Integration and Interoperability 14. The Electronic Health Record 15. The Role of Standardized Terminology and Languages in Informatics 16. The Personal Health Record (PHR) 17. Health Information Exchanges (HIEs) 18. Health Information Technology and Policy 19. Legislation 20. Regulatory and Reimbursement Issues 21. Accreditation Issues for Information System Design and Use 22. Continuity Planning and Management (Disaster Recovery) 23. Technology, Informatics, and the Internet into Nursing Education 24. Consumer Education and Informatics 25. Telehealth 26. Public Health Informatics 27. Evidence Based Practice and Research

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