Samuel J Wang
Affiliation: Massachusetts General Hospital
- Using patient-reportable clinical history factors to predict myocardial infarctionS J Wang
Clinical Information Systems Research and Development, Partners HealthCare System, Boston, MA, USA
Comput Biol Med 31:1-13. 2001..These models could have important utility in applications outside of a hospital setting when objective diagnostic test information is not yet be available...
- A cost-benefit analysis of electronic medical records in primary careSamuel J Wang
Department of Information Systems, Partners HealthCare System, Boston, Massachusetts 02481, USA
Am J Med 114:397-403. 2003..Implementation of an electronic medical record system in primary care can result in a positive financial return on investment to the health care organization. The magnitude of the return is sensitive to several key factors...
- Automated coded ambulatory problem lists: evaluation of a vocabulary and a data entry toolSamuel J Wang
Department of Information Systems, Partners HealthCare System, 93 Worcester Street, Wellesley, MA 02481, USA
Int J Med Inform 72:17-28. 2003..Problem lists are fundamental to electronic medical records (EMRs). However, obtaining an appropriate problem list dictionary is difficult, and getting users to code their problems at the time of data entry can be challenging...
- Design and implementation of a comprehensive outpatient Results ManagerEric G Poon
Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
J Biomed Inform 36:80-91. 2003..We also discuss its underlying architectural design, which revolves around a clinical event monitor and a rules engine, and the methodological challenges encountered in designing this application...