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|Healthcare Informatics and Analytics: Emerging Issues and Trends
Madjid Tavana, Amir Hossein Ghapanchi, Amir Talaei-Khoei.
Healthcare practices have been enhanced through the use of information technologies and analytical methods. A cross between computer science, healthcare, and information science is needed for the optimization of data resources and information systems within the healthcare industry.
Laboratory Management Information Systems: Current Requirements and Future Perspectives
Anastasius Moumtzoglou, Anastasia Kastania, Stavros Archondakis.
Technological advances have revolutionized the way we manage information in our daily workflow. The medical field has especially benefitted from these advancements, improving patient treatment, health data storage, and the management of laboratory samples and results.
Handbook of Research on Patient Safety and Quality Care through Health Informatics
Vaughan Michell, Deborah J. Rosenorn-Lanng, Stephen R. Gulliver, Wendy Currie.
Medical and health activities can greatly benefit from the effective use of health informatics. By capturing, processing, and disseminating information to the correct systems and processes, decision-making can be more successful and quality care and patient safety would see significant improvements.
Achieving Effective Integrated E-Care Beyond the Silos
Ingo Meyer, Sonja Müller, Lutz Kubitschke.
Recent global and national debates have shown that demographic change, the rising incidence of chronic disease, and the unmet need for more personalized care are trends demanding a new, integrated approach to health and social care. The advancement and adoption of technology in both health and social...
International Journal of Privacy and Health Information Management (IJPHIM)
Muaz A. Niazi.
The International Journal of Privacy and Health Information Management (IJPHIM) publishes original research and reviews on all aspects of privacy and health information management. The journal serves as a unique venue for researchers as well as practitioners interested in reviewing latest research on...
Clinical Solutions and Medical Progress through User-Driven Healthcare
As medical technology advances and the number of users across different mediums increases, how do we continually shape medical education and practice to meet the needs of these users? Clinical Solutions and Medical Progress through User-Driven Healthcare provides comprehensive coverage and...
E-Health Technologies and Improving Patient Safety: Exploring Organizational Factors
Anastasius Moumtzoglou, Anastasia N. Kastania.
Advancements in technology regularly influence the healthcare field and developing aspects on medical patient safety. Implementing electronic health records, decision support systems, and computerized physician order entry systems reduces risk in the potential for e-health to make errors leading to...
Cases on Healthcare Information Technology for Patient Care Management
Surendra Sarnikar, Dorine Bennett, Mark Gaynor.
Health care organizations have made investments in health information technologies such as electronic health records, health information exchanges, and many more, which have increased the importance of Health Information Technology studies. Cases on Healthcare Information Technology for Patient Care...
User-Driven Healthcare: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications
Information Resources Management Association.
User-Driven Healthcare: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications provides a global discussion on the practice of user driven learning in healthcare and connected disciplines and its influence on learning through clinical problem solving. This book brings together different perspectives for...
Digital Advances in Medicine, E-Health, and Communication Technologies
Joel J.P.C. Rodrigues.
Digital Advances in Medicine, E-Health, and Communication Technologies explores the developments and trends in medical informatics and its approaches toward telemedicine and e-health applications. This comprehensive collection of research brings together academia and industry by highlighting recent...
Healthcare Information Technology Innovation and Sustainability: Frontiers and Adoption
Healthcare Information Technology Innovation and Sustainability: Frontiers and Adoption presents research in the emerging field on information systems and informatics in the healthcare industry. By addressing innovative concepts and critical issues through case studies and experimental research, this...
Telehealth Networks for Hospital Services: New Methodologies
Vincenzo Gulla, Angelo Rossi Mori, Francesco Gabbrielli, Pietro Lanzafame.
Innovations in providing vital health care in homes and remote areas could ultimately change the way society views the health care markets and services in the future. Telehealth systems promise innovations that can extend a hospital’s knowledge and resources, connecting with patients who may not be...
Interoperability in Healthcare Information Systems: Standards, Management, and Technology
Miguel Ángel Sicilia, Pablo Balazote.
Although the standards in electronic health records and general healthcare services continue to evolve, many organizations push to connect interoperability with public service and basic citizenship rights. This poses significant technical and organizational challenges that are the focus of many...
Information Systems and Technologies for Enhancing Health and Social Care
Ricardo Martinho, Rui Rijo, Maria Manuela Cruz-Cunha, João Varajão.
Technology continues to benefit different aspects of our society. As such, the health and social care field has begun to utilize these advantages towards improvements in health informatics and healthcare applications. Information Systems and Technologies for Enhancing Health and Social Care provides...
Handbook of Research on ICTs for Human-Centered Healthcare and Social Care Services
Maria Manuela Cruz-Cunha, Isabel Maria Miranda, Patricia Gonçalves.
In addition to creating the opportunity for collaboration, transformation, and innovation in the healthcare industry, technology plays an essential role in the development of human well-being and psychological growth. Handbook of Research on ICTs for Human-Centered Healthcare and Social Services is a...
International Journal of Reliable and Quality E-Healthcare (IJRQEH)
Anastasia N. Kastania, Anastasius Moumtzoglou.
The International Journal of Reliable and Quality E-Healthcare (IJRQEH) addresses a variety of issues that relate to the quality and reliability assurance of e-healthcare, patient safety, patient empowerment, and e-medicine. The journal publishes international cutting-edge research and best practices...
Management Engineering for Effective Healthcare Delivery: Principles and Applications
Alexander Kolker, Pierce Story.
Due to massive technological and medical advances in the life sciences (molecular genetics, biology, biochemistry, etc.), modern medicine is increasingly effective in treating individual patients, but little technological advancement has focused on advancing the healthcare infrastructure. Management...
E-Healthcare Systems and Wireless Communications: Current and Future Challenges
Mohamed K. Watfa.
There has been a dramatic increase in the utilization of wireless technologies in healthcare systems as a consequence of the wireless ubiquitous and pervasive communications revolution. Emerging information and wireless communication technologies in health and healthcare have led to the creation of...
Telemedicine and E-Health Services, Policies, and Applications: Advancements and Developments
Joel J. P. C. Rodrigues, Isabel de la Torre Díez, Beatriz Sainz de Abajo.
By combining electronic communication and information technology with healthcare practices, e-health promises access to health information, diagnosis, treatment, and care to patients who may "enter" and interact with the system in new ways. Telemedicine and E-Health Services, Policies, and...
Emerging Communication Technologies for E-Health and Medicine
Joel J.P.C. Rodrigues.
According to the World Health Organisation (WHO), e-health is the combined use of electronic communication and information technology in the health sector and, moreover, it enables a safer, higher quality, more equitable, and sustainable health system. Emerging Communication Technologies for E-Health...
Developments in Healthcare Information Systems and Technologies: Models and Methods
The need for continual development and transformation of healthcare information systems is evident, though progress in this arena is often met with a significant number of challenges. Developments in Healthcare Information Systems and Technologies: Models and Methods presents the latest research in...
International Journal of User-Driven Healthcare (IJUDH)
The International Journal of User-Driven Healthcare (IJUDH) is a refereed, applied research journal designed to provide comprehensive coverage and understanding of clinical problem solving in healthcare. The term "user" includes health professionals as well as patients and anyone who uses the web with...