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Author Hebda, Toni.
Title Handbook of informatics for nurses & healthcare professionals / Toni Hebda, Patricia Czar.
Published Boston : Pearson, c2013.
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 Floor4  RT50.5 .H43 2013    IN LIBRARY
Edition 5th ed.
Description xvi, 608 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents General computer information. Informatics in the health care professions -- Hardware, software, and the roles of support personnel -- Ensuring the quality and best use of information -- The Internet and the World Wide Web : an overview --Professional use of electronic resources -- Healthcare information systems. Healthcare information systems -- Strategic planning for information technology projects -- Selecting a healthcare information system -- Improving the usability of health informatics applications -- System implementation -- Information systems training -- Information security and confidentiality -- System integration and interoperability-- The electronic health record -- The role of standardized terminology and language in informatics -- Personal health records -- Health information exchanges -- Health policy and health information technology -- Legislation -- Regulatory and reimbursement issues -- Accreditation issues for information system design and use -- Continuity planning and management (disaster recovery) -- Specialty applications. Integrating technology, informatics, and the Internet into nursing education -- Consumer education and informatics -- Telehealth -- Public health informatics -- Evidence-based practice and research.
Subject Nursing informatics -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Medical informatics -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Related Names Czar, Patricia.
Alternate Title Handbook of informatics for nurses and healthcare professionals
ISBN 0132574950 (alk. paper)
9780132574952 (alk. paper)
OCLC number 760176444