patient identification systems
Summary: Organized procedures for establishing patient identity, including use of bracelets, etc.
Publications157 found, 100 shown here
- Identity crisis? Renewed debate over the need for a national patient ID focuses on issues of privacy, cost and effectivenessJoseph Conn
Mod Healthc 36:26-8. 2006
- An introduction to personal health recordsScott Endsley
Health Services Advisory Group, Phoenix, USA
Fam Pract Manag 13:57-62. 2006
- Research use of linked health data--a best practice protocolC W Kelman
Department of Health and Ageing, Canberra, ACT
Aust N Z J Public Health 26:251-5. 2002..This approach is designed to promote confidence in the community and among data custodians that there are benefits of linked health information being used and that individual privacy is being rigorously protected...
- Record linked retrospective cohort study of 4.6 million people exploring ethnic variations in disease: myocardial infarction in South AsiansC M Fischbacher
Information Services Division, NHS National Services Scotland, Gyle Square, 1 South Gyle Crescent, Edinburgh, UK
BMC Public Health 7:142. 2007..However, suitable and accurate data are usually not available. We demonstrated, using acute myocardial infarction, that linkage techniques can be ethical and potentially useful for this purpose...
- The security implications of VeriChip cloningJohn Halamka
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02120, USA
J Am Med Inform Assoc 13:601-7. 2006..2 Paradoxically, for bearer safety, a VeriChip should be easy to spoof; an attacker then has less incentive to coerce victims or extract VeriChips from victims' bodies...
- Assessing record linkage between health care and Vital Statistics databases using deterministic methodsBing Li
Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, T2N 4N1, Canada
BMC Health Serv Res 6:48. 2006..We assessed the linkage and correct linkage rate using deterministic record linkage among three commonly used Canadian databases, namely, the population registry, hospital discharge data and Vital Statistics registry...
- Evaluation of a deidentification (De-Id) software engine to share pathology reports and clinical documents for researchDilip Gupta
Center for Pathology Informatics, Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Presbyterian Shadyside, PA 15232, USA
Am J Clin Pathol 121:176-86. 2004..Collaboration between pathology domain experts and system developers and continuous quality assurance are needed to optimize ongoing deidentification processes...
- Development and evaluation of an open source software tool for deidentification of pathology reportsBruce A Beckwith
Department of Pathology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 330 Brookline Ave, Boston, MA, USA
BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 6:12. 2006..1800 new pathology reports were then processed. Each report was reviewed manually before and after deidentification to catalog all identifiers and note those that were not removed...
- Demographic management in a federated healthcare environmentI Roman
Group of Telematic Engineering, University of Seville, Spain
Int J Med Inform 75:671-82. 2006..The aim is to identify a particular person in every system of a federation and to obtain a unified view of his/her demographic information stored in different locations...
- Design and implementation of a smart card based healthcare information systemGeylani Kardas
International Computer Institute, Ege University, Bornova, 35100 Izmir, Turkey
Comput Methods Programs Biomed 81:66-78. 2006..System is developed on Java platform by using object oriented architecture and design patterns...
- Personal and (maybe) confidential. Questions over privacy, formats and definitions remain, but personal health records are on the wayJoseph Conn
Mod Healthc 36:28-31. 2006
- Technology. Which way RHIO?Dagmara Scalise
Hosp Health Netw 80:20, 22. 2006
- Medical record linkage in health information systems by approximate string matching and clusteringErik A Sauleau
Service des Etudes et Applications de l Information Médicale SEAIM, Hospital, 87 Ave d Altkirch, F68051 Mulhouse, France
BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 5:32. 2005..Furthermore, we need to assist human decision making, by computing a value reflecting identity proximity...
- Personal health record systems and their security protectionKhin Than Win
University of Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
J Med Syst 30:309-15. 2006..We have noted that current security mechanisms are not adequate and we have proposed some security mechanisms to tackle these problems...
- HIPAA the health care hippo: despite the rhetoric, is privacy still an issue?Kay Kuczynski
Department of Social Work, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City 37614 0002, USA
Soc Work 50:283-7. 2005
- E-charting point-of-care data entry dilemmaSheila Roszell
Surgical Nursing Service, University of North Carolina Hospitals, Chapel Hill, NC 27514, USA
J Nurs Adm 38:417-8. 2008
- Interoperability issues regarding patient identification in EuropeC Quantin
Department of Biostatistics and Medical Information, Dijon
Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2007:6161. 2007
- [Ten critical theses for patient applied telematic applications in health care]P Haas
Bundesgesundheitsblatt Gesundheitsforschung Gesundheitsschutz 48:771-7. 2005....
- [Electronic health records in Germany]F Warda
Deutsches Institut für Medizinische Dokumentation und Information, Koln
Bundesgesundheitsblatt Gesundheitsforschung Gesundheitsschutz 48:742-6. 2005..The electronic health record acquires extensive significance, especially in line with the imminent introduction of the electronic health card on the basis of a standardised telematics infrastructure in Germany...
- Secure e-Health: managing risks to patient health dataEike Henner W Kluge
Department of Philosophy, University of Victoria, Victoria, BC, Canada V8W 3P4
Int J Med Inform 76:402-6. 2007..This presentation identifies and addresses some of the ethical and legal issues and proposes a series of recommendations...
- [Telematics in the health system and data protection]J H Muller
Bundesbeauftragter für den Datenschutz, Husarenstrasse 30, 53117 Bonn, Germany
Bundesgesundheitsblatt Gesundheitsforschung Gesundheitsschutz 48:629-34. 2005..The higher the acceptance is on the patients' side, the more they will be willing to participate voluntarily in telematic projects...
- Improving outcomes with interoperable EHRs and secure global health information infrastructureLuis Kun
IRM College National Defense University, USA
Stud Health Technol Inform 137:68-79. 2008..The authors believe that this term is poorly understood and consequently its incorrect use generates immensely negative consequences. The question raised by the authors then is, what is "true interoperability"?..
- Towards dynamic access control for healthcare information systemsLillian Røstad
Department of Computer and Information Science, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
Stud Health Technol Inform 136:703-8. 2008..Our aim is to help minimize the use of "break the glass" access...
- The Royal Hobart Hospital digital medical records success storyMark Upton
Patient Information Management Services, Royal Hobart Hospital, 48 Liverpool Street, Hobart TAS 7001, Australia
HIM J 37:46-54. 2008..This article describes the processes involved in implementation of the electronic health record, including change management procedures and scanning of older paper-based records for inclusion in the new system...
- Austria's path toward nationwide electronic health recordsW Dorda
Section of Medical Information and Retrieval Systems, Core Unit for Medical Statistics and Informatics, Medical University of Vienna, Spitalgasse 23, 1090 Vienna, Austria
Methods Inf Med 47:117-23. 2008..This article discusses current planning activities in Austria after legislation has been passed to introduce the electronic health record (EHR)...
- A patient-identity security mechanism for electronic medical records during transit and at restHui Mei Chao
Department of Electrical Engineering, Chung Yuan Christian University, Chung Li, 32023, Taiwan, ROC
Med Inform Internet Med 30:227-40. 2005....
- Citizen empowerment using healthcare and welfare cardsPaul Cheshire
Atos Origin, London, UK
Stud Health Technol Inform 121:317-26. 2006....
- Doing a number on providers. Next looming deadline under HIPAA: a national provider identifierJoseph Conn
Mod Healthc 36:50, 52. 2006
- The role of patients and their health cards in integrated eHealth environmentsClaudia Hildebrand
Helmholtz Zentrum Munchen German Research Center for Environmental Health, Neuherberg, Germany
Stud Health Technol Inform 136:629-34. 2008..Additionally, patient status data such as the emergency data or the immunisation record may be stored in and communicated by patient data cards...
- Watermarking medical images with anonymous patient identification to verify authenticityGouenou Coatrieux
INSERM U650, LATIM
Stud Health Technol Inform 136:667-72. 2008....
- A model driven approach for the German health telematics architectural framework and security infrastructureBernd Blobel
eHealth Competence Center, University of Regensburg Medical Center, Franz Josef Strauss Allee 11, D 93042 Regensburg, Germany
Int J Med Inform 76:169-75. 2007..It fits into developments currently performed by many other developed countries...
- Mobile health requires mobile security: challenges, solutions, and standardizationPeter Pharow
eHealth Competence Center, Regensburg University Hospital, Regensburg, Germany
Stud Health Technol Inform 136:697-702. 2008....
- Pocket EZPIN device for healthcare IC cards to enhance the security and convenience of senior citizensJiun Tze Lai
Department of Engineering Science, National Cheng Kung University, No 1, Section 1, Ta Hsueh Road, East District, Tainan City 701, Taiwan, ROC
Comput Biol Med 38:411-5. 2008..Moreover, if the cardholder should forget to take the device with him/her, the card still works as normal. The device would be helpful in ensuring the public's privacy and convenience in Taiwan's healthcare system...
- Providing longitudinal health care information with the new German Health Card--a pilot system to track patient pathwaysMichael Marschollek
Department of Medical Informatics, Georg August University, Robert Koch Strasse 40, D 37075 Gottingen, Germany
Comput Methods Programs Biomed 81:266-71. 2006..Our system for tracking patient pathways with the new German Health Card can be regarded as a first example of its great future potential...
- Identity theft and fraud--the impact on HIM operationsNancy Davis
J AHIMA 76:64A-64D. 2005
- SurgiChip--new technology for prevention of wrong site, wrong procedure, wrong person surgeryDebbie Sandlin
Southern Hills Medical Center, Nashville, TN 37013, USA
J Perianesth Nurs 20:144-6. 2005
- A peculiar aspect of patients' safety: the discriminating power of identifiers for record linkageCatherine Quantin
Department of Medical Informatics, Dijon University Hospital, France
Stud Health Technol Inform 103:400-6. 2004..However, whatever, the method used it seems necessary to improve the quality of identifier collection as it could greatly influence linkage results...
- Taking the measure of inpatient EHRs. Hospitals inch closer to certified productsJane Metzger
First Consulting Group, USA
J AHIMA 78:24-30; quiz 33-4. 2007
- A smart-card-enabled privacy preserving E-prescription systemYanjiang Yang
Institute for Infocomm Research, Singapore 119613
IEEE Trans Inf Technol Biomed 8:47-58. 2004..A strong proxy signature scheme achieving technologically mutual agreements on the delegation is proposed to implement the delegation functionality...
- Zero-check: a zero-knowledge protocol for reconciling patient identities across institutionsJules J Berman
Pathology Informatics, Cancer Diagnosis Program NCI NIH, Rockville, MD 20892, USA
Arch Pathol Lab Med 128:344-6. 2004..Unless patient identities can be reconciled across institutions, individuals with records held in different institutions will be falsely "counted" as multiple persons when databases are merged...
- Protecting patient privacy in clinical data miningLinda K Goodwin
Nursing Informatics Program, Duke University, USA
J Healthc Inf Manag 16:62-7. 2002..While HIPAA has improved de-identification standards, the study also shows that privacy issues may persist even in de-identified large clinical databases...
- Method to assess identifiability in electronic data filesHolly L Howe
North American Association of Central Cancer Registries, Inc, Springfield, IL 62704 6495, USA
Am J Epidemiol 165:597-601. 2007..RU is a useful data tool that can quantify the risk of confidentiality breach of electronic health databases, including reidentifiability of cases through triangulation of information or linkage with other electronic databases...
- Connecting care through EMPIsJoseph B Hewitt
Madison Information Technologies, Inc, USA
J AHIMA 73:32-4, 36-8, 2; quiz 41-2. 2002..Enterprise master patient indexes (EMPIs) can serve as critical tools in improving operations, protecting medical record integrity, and improving patient service. This article reveals how EMPIs are linking crucial patient information...
- Bar-coded patient ID: review an organizational approach to vendor selectionVickie Wickham
Mercy Medical Center, Des Moines, IA, USA
Nurs Manage 37:22-6. 2006
- HIM professionals key to patient safetyCheryl Servais
J AHIMA 74:63-6. 2003
- Cyber terrorRichard Haugh
Hosp Health Netw 77:60-4, 2. 2003..How can your hospital protect its IT system before and after such insidious attacks...
- Navigating the information technology highway: computer solutions to reduce errors and enhance patient safetyRanie Koshy
University Hospital New Jersey Medical School, UMDNJ, Newark, NJ 07103 2406, USA
Transfusion 45:189S-205S. 2005..This article examines tangible options to increase patient safety through improved state-of-the-art tools that can be incorporated into the health-care system to prevent errors...
- Using IT to enhance patient safetyDouglas Goldstein
eHealthcare net, Inc, Arlington, Virginia, USA
Manag Care Interface 15:46-7. 2002
- Knowledge sharing and information integration in healthcare using ontologies and deductive databasesFabiane Bizinella Nardon
Escola Politecnica, University of Sao Paulo, Rua di Rocio 313, 045 52000 São Paulo, Brazil
Stud Health Technol Inform 107:62-6. 2004..This paper demonstrates how this approach can be used to integrate heterogeneous information and to answer complex queries in a real world environment...
- Improving patients privacy with PseudonymizationThomas Neubauer
Secure Business Austria, Vienna, Austria
Stud Health Technol Inform 136:691-6. 2008..This paper presents the new system PIPE (Pseudonymization of Information for Privacy in e-Health), that differs from existing approaches in its ability to securely integrate primary and secondary usage of health data...
- EHR in the perspective of security, integrity and ethicsRagnar Nordberg
JMP Research and Development AB, Sweden
Stud Health Technol Inform 121:291-8. 2006..A reference is given to existing and emerging international standards related to the aforementioned aspects...
- Technology to the rescueBill Briggs
Health Data Manag 10:80-4, 86. 2002
- Doing it right. While the key to the perfect RHIO may still be a mystery, a number of them are off and runningDaphne Lawrence
Healthc Inform 24:38, 40. 2007
- BioHealth--the need for security and identity management standards in eHealthClaudia Hildebrand
GSF Research Centre for Environment and Health, Neuherberg, Germany
Stud Health Technol Inform 121:327-36. 2006....
- Proposal of a French health identification number interoperable at the European levelCatherine Quantin
Service de Biostatistique et Informatique Médicale, CHU de Dijon, BP 77908, 21079 Dijon Cedex, INSERM EMI 0106, France
Stud Health Technol Inform 129:503-7. 2007....
- Name game: Canada's blueprint for a nationwide master person indexLinda Dorrel
Initiate Systems, Chicago, IL, USA
J AHIMA 75:40-2; quiz 45-6. 2004
- Prospective study of clinician-entered research data in the Emergency Department using an Internet-based system after the HIPAA Privacy RuleJeffrey A Kline
Department of Emergency Medicine, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC, USA
BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 4:17. 2004..Design and test the reliability of a web-based system for multicenter, real-time collection of data in the emergency department (ED), under waiver of authorization, in compliance with HIPAA...
- The future of card technology in health careBeckie Kelly
Health Data Manag 10:64-8. 2002
- An international study of the performance of sample collection from patientsW H Dzik
Blood Transfusion Service, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston 02114, USA
Vox Sang 85:40-7. 2003..The aim of this international collaborative study was to assess the frequency of mislabelled and miscollected samples drawn for blood grouping...
- [The use of sensitive data in epidemiology: remarks on the difficulties when interpreting the Italian legislation]Virgilia Toccaceli
Centro Nazionale di Epidemiologia, Sorveglianza e Promozione della Salute, Istituto Superiore di Sanita
Epidemiol Prev 36:280-6. 2012..We also emphasize the importance of strengthening the concept that public health prevention also begins with epidemiological research and surveillance...
- [Linkage of secondary data with cancer registry data on the basis of encrypted personal identifiers - results from a pilot study in North Rhine-Westphalia]H Kajüter
Epidemiologisches Krebsregister Nordrhein Westfalen gGmbH, Munster
Gesundheitswesen 74:e84-9. 2012....
- A contextual based double watermarking of PET images by patient ID and ECG signalMohammad Saleh Nambakhsh
Department of Biomedical Engineering, The University of Western Ontario, and Imaging Research Laboratories, Robarts Research Institute, London, Ontario, Canada
Comput Methods Programs Biomed 104:418-25. 2011..Assessment of the extracted watermarks shows watermarking robustness to common attacks such as embedded zero-tree wavelet (EZW) compression and median filtering...
- Radiation exposure tracking: survey of unique patient identification number in 40 countriesMadan M Rehani
International Atomic Energy Agency, Radiation Protection of Patients Unit, Vienna International Centre, PO Box 200, A 1400 Vienna, Austria
AJR Am J Roentgenol 200:776-9. 2013....
- Smart pump technologyRonald D Snodgrass
EMH Regional Medical Center and The Hospital for Orthopedic and Specialty Services, Ohio, USA
Biomed Instrum Technol 39:444-6. 2005
- Two thirds favour organ donation, but only one in 20 take steps to facilitate itClare Dyer
BMJ 335:533. 2007
- An RFID-based system for assisted living: challenges and solutionsJudith Symonds
School of Computing and Mathematics, Auckland University of Technology, New Zealand
Stud Health Technol Inform 127:127-38. 2007..This approach can also be used to extend the tagged domain to commonly visited areas, and provide support for the analysis of common activities, and rehabilitation...
- RFID moves beyond assetsBeckie Kelly Schuerenberg
Health Data Manag 16:36, 38, 40. 2008
- Design of an indoor self-positioning system for the visually impaired--simulation with RFID and Bluetooth in a visible light communication systemXiaohan Liu
Graduate School of Science and Technology, Niigata University, 8050 Ikarashi ninotyo, Niigata shi, Niigata, 950 2181, Japan
Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2007:1655-8. 2007..We analyzed the situation and developed a model that combined the three communication modes. Then we performed a series of experiments and get some results in the first step...
- Patient identification: hybrids and doppelgängersDavid Cummins
Department of Haematology, Harefield Hospital, Hill End Road, Harefield, Middlesex UB9 6JH, UK
Ann Clin Biochem 44:106-10. 2007..Such coincidences are, in fact, not extraordinary, but ordinary. A major challenge will be to establish how adverse events involving coincidence can be described in a way that does not create the impression of extraordinary bad luck...
- [Patient identification vigilance in public healthcare organizations: inventory in French hospitals and proposals]A Perrin
Service de gestion du risque infectieux et des vigilances, CHRU de Lille, France
Ann Biol Clin (Paris) 67:177-89. 2009..This effort has to be supported by an essential institutionalization of identity vigilance...
- Lessons learned from the application of a Vietnamese surname list for survey researchVictoria M Taylor
Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109, USA
J Immigr Minor Health 13:345-51. 2011..Researchers might consider using different combinations of Vietnamese surnames, depending on whether accuracy or high population coverage is the more important consideration...
- Exploring medical identity theftDesla Mancilla
West Suburban College, Oak Park, IL, USA
Perspect Health Inf Manag 6:1e. 2009..Finally, biometric identity management solutions should be considered for stronger patient identification verification...
- Systems approaches to tobacco dependence treatmentAnna M McDaniel
Indiana University Schools of Nursing, USA
Annu Rev Nurs Res 27:345-63. 2009..Future directions for translational research present unprecedented opportunity for nurse scientists to respond to the call for policy and systems changes to support tobacco treatment...
- An open source toolkit for medical imaging de-identificationDavid Rodríguez González
National e Science Centre, School of Informatics, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
Eur Radiol 20:1896-904. 2010..Our objective is to provide a flexible mechanism for anonymising Digital Imaging and Communications in Medicine (DICOM) data that meets the requirements for deployment in multicentre trials...
- Patient misidentifications caused by errors in standard bar code technologyMarion L Snyder
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
Clin Chem 56:1554-60. 2010..In this study, we sought to identify the sources of bar code decoding errors that generated incorrect patient identifiers when bar codes were scanned for point-of-care glucose testing and to develop solutions to prevent their occurrence...
- Implanting inequality: empirical evidence of social and ethical risks of implantable radio-frequency identification (RFID) devicesTorin Monahan
Department of Human and Organizational Development, Vanderbilt University, Peabody 90, 230 Appleton Place, Nashville, Tennessee 37203 5721, USA
Int J Technol Assess Health Care 26:370-6. 2010..The aim of this study was to assess empirically the social and ethical risks associated with implantable radio-frequency identification (RFID) devices...
- A methodology for the pseudonymization of medical dataThomas Neubauer
Institute of Software Technology and Interactive Systems, Vienna University of Technology, Favoritenstrasse 9 11, 1040 Vienna, Austria
Int J Med Inform 80:190-204. 2011..e., who the patient discloses her health information to. Therefore, the methodology prevents data disclosure that negatively influences the patient's life (e.g., by being denied health insurance or employment)...
- Direct-to-consumer testing: more risks than opportunitiesG Lippi
U O Diagnostica Ematochimica, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria di Parma, Parma, Italy
Int J Clin Pract 65:1221-9. 2011..benefit analyses are needed to definitely establish whether DTC testing might be effective for decreasing the burden of diseases, delay their onset or modify their progression and therefore the clinical outcome...
- Patient misidentification in Papanicolaou tests: a systems-based approach to reducing errorsErin Meyer
Department of Pathology, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, One Medical Center Dr, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
Arch Pathol Lab Med 133:1297-300. 2009..We use SurePath liquid-based cytology for Papanicolaou tests in our laboratory and noticed patient misidentification because of slide labeling errors, a problem that has not been addressed in the literature...
- The Swedish personal identity number: possibilities and pitfalls in healthcare and medical researchJonas F Ludvigsson
Department of Paediatrics, Orebro University Hospital, Orebro, Sweden
Eur J Epidemiol 24:659-67. 2009..We suggest that matching of registers through PIN and matching of national health registers without the explicit approval of the individual patient is to the benefit for both the individual patient and for society...
- Technology making identification and notification of families easier in trauma casesT J Denley
Advocate Lutheran General Hospital, 1775 Dempster Park Ridge, IL 60068, USA
J Pastoral Care Counsel 62:141-2. 2008
- Taming the technology beastDonald M Berwick
JAMA 299:2898-9. 2008
- Nonfamily infant abductions, 1983-2006Ann Wolbert Burgess
Department of Psychiatric Nursing, William F Connell School of Nursing, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA, USA
Am J Nurs 108:32-8. 2008
- [A new remedy in pathology practice: molecular solution to sample mix-up]Huseyin Baloglu
Department of Pathology, GATA Haydarpasa Education Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
Turk Patoloji Derg 27:106-9. 2011..Such situations undoubtedly have the potential to create undesirable results. In the present study, an application targeting getting rid of any doubts about the identity of the diagnostic tissue samples is described...
- Hospital automation system RFID-based: technology embedded in smart devices (cards, tags and bracelets)Gustavo H P Florentino
Symetrix Corporation, Colorado Springs, USA
Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2008:1455-8. 2008..This work depicts a hospital laboratory workflow, presents the system modeling and deals with security matters related to information stored in the smart cards...
- [Principles recommended to reassure the identification of the patient, the request of analysis and the report of biological results]A Szymanowicz
Centre Hospitalier de Roanne
Ann Biol Clin (Paris) 67:109-16. 2009....
- Methodological innovations in data gathering: newborn screening linkage with live births records, Michigan, 1/2007-3/2008S J Korzeniewski
Division of Genomics, Perinatal Health and Chronic Disease Epidemiology Bureau of Epidemiology, Michigan Department of Community Health, 201 Capital View, 4 012, Lansing, MI 48906, USA
Matern Child Health J 14:360-4. 2010..To match Michigan birth and newborn screening records to identify and follow-up potentially unscreened infants, assess data quality, and demonstrate the utility of Link Plus linkage software for matching MCH related administrative datasets...
- To err is human nature. Can transfusion errors due to human factors ever be eliminated?F Y Lau
Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, 9 F Clinical Sciences Building, Ng Shing Street, Shatin, N T, Hong Kong, China
Clin Chim Acta 313:59-67. 2001..Blood sample drawn from the wrong patient and labeled as another patient's specimen will not be detected by the blood bank unless there is a previous ABO grouping result...
- Is this the right patient? An educational initiative to improve compliance with two patient identifiersDeene L Mollon
Sharp Grossmont Hospital, 5555 Grossmont Center Drive, La Mesa, CA 91942, USA
J Contin Educ Nurs 40:221-7. 2009..The results of this performance improvement project suggest that investing time and money in safety initiatives improves staff practice patterns...
- Purposes of health identification cards and role of a secure access platform (Be-Health) in BelgiumFrancis H Roger France
Unité d Informatique Médicale, Health Services Research, Ecole de Santé Publique de l Université Catholique de Louvain, Belgium
Int J Med Inform 76:84-8. 2007....
- Securing interoperability between chip card based medical information systems and health networksB Blobel
Department of Medical Informatics, Medical Faculty, Institute of Biometry and Medical Informatics, Otto von Guericke University Magdeburg, Leipziger Str 44, D 39120 Magdeburg, Saxony Anhalt, Germany
Int J Med Inform 64:401-15. 2001..Finally, a few legal issues, future trends like the XML standard set and their implications for the solution presented as well as for distributed health information systems in general are shortly discussed...
- Add carrying a card to QOFAnne Holmes
BMJ 334:1179. 2007
- Data protection gone too far: questionnaire survey of patients' and visitors' views about having their names displayed in hospitalRavindra Gudena
Department of Surgery, Ysbyty Gwynedd, Bangor LL57 2PW
BMJ 329:1491. 2004
- Informatics for patient safety: a nursing research perspectiveSuzanne Bakken
Columbia University School of Nursing, New York, New York, USA
Annu Rev Nurs Res 24:219-54. 2006..The seminal work that has been completed to date is necessary, but not sufficient, to achieve this objective...
- Helping hippocrates: a cross-functional approach to patient identificationMargaret A Greenly
St Francis Hospital, Poughkeepsie, New York, USA
Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 32:463-9. 2006..St. Francis Hospital involved staff and patients in the "Helping Hippocrates" Project, which used a "game" with staff and patients to ensure the accuracy of information on patients' identification (ID) bands...
- Prisoners die as bureaucrats bickerChris Bateman
S Afr Med J 96:482-8. 2006
- McKesson deal gives docs new PHR purveyor. Even with acquisition, RelayHealth exec vows vendor neutrality; others dubiousJoseph Conn
Mod Healthc 36:54. 2006
- HIPAA violator will serve timeMark Taylor
Mod Healthc 34:17. 2004
- Medication errors and e-prescribing: solutions and limitationsBryan Bergeron
Medical Informatics Laboratory, Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
J Med Pract Manage 20:152-3. 2004
- How to sign up for a National Care Record Service Acceptable Use Policy: pitfalls and lessonsMary Hawking
Kingsbury Court Surgery, Dunstable, UK
Inform Prim Care 13:235-8. 2005
- Personal digital assistants, wireless computing, smart cards, and biometrics: a hardware update for clinical practiceWilliam Scott Erdley
Patient Simulation Center, School of Nursing, University at Buffalo, State University of New York, 14214, USA
J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs 35:157-63. 2006..The technologies include personal digital assistants, wireless computing, smart cards, biometrics, and storage cards. Strategies to incorporate these applications into practice are discussed...
- Studies of rHuTPO in ITP and of rVlla in Liver DiseaseDavid Kuter; Fiscal Year: 2006..Study endpoints would include (a) the percentage of patients increasing the platelet count over 50x109/L, (b) the number of RBC and platelet transfusions at splenectomy, (c) the rate of adverse events. ..
- An Interactive Preventive Health Record (IPHR) to Promote Patient-Centered CareALEXANDER KRIST; Fiscal Year: 2007..An aggressive dissemination plan using a range of venues is envisioned to extend the use of the IPHR to other settings and to other EMRs. ..
- Cervical Cancer Control in Vietnamese WomenVictoria Taylor; Fiscal Year: 2007..abstract_text> ..
- North American Association of Central Cancer RegistriesCHARLIE BLACKBURN; Fiscal Year: 2007....
- Patient-Centered Online Disease Management Using a Personal Health Record SystemPaul Tang; Fiscal Year: 2007....
- Hepatitis B ESL Education for ChineseVictoria Taylor; Fiscal Year: 2009..Our primary outcome will be HBV serologic testing. Knowledge about key hepatitis B facts will be examined as a secondary outcome. ..
- A Maternally Linked Data Set with Analytic AidsJack Leiss; Fiscal Year: 2004..We will develop advanced quantitative methods for maternally linked data, which will be included as analytic aids in the documentation for the file. ..
- TISSUE PROCUREMENT CORE FACILITY AT JOSEPHINE FORD CANCERICHARD ZARBO; Fiscal Year: 2004....
- Informed Consent in Private Sector Mental Health ResearchJill Fisher; Fiscal Year: 2004..Additionally, the results will begin to provide a basis for valid recommendations to address the ethical challenges raised by the privatization of medical research. ..
- EXPOSURE TO BLOOD AMONG NON-HOSPITAL HEALTH CARE WORKERSJack Leiss; Fiscal Year: 2002..abstract_text> ..
- Hepatitis B ESL Education for ChineseVictoria Taylor; Fiscal Year: 2005..Our primary outcome will be HBV serologic testing. Knowledge about key hepatitis B facts will be examined as a secondary outcome. ..
- Liver Cancer Control Among North American ChineseVictoria Taylor; Fiscal Year: 2006..If effective, our outreach intervention could be used by health care facilities and community organizations serving less acculturated Chinese in North America. ..
- Evaluation of a Hepatitis B Outreach Intervention for CambodiansVictoria M Taylor; Fiscal Year: 2010..The outreach will be delivered by lay health workers and will include the following components: A home visit, use of an educational pamphlet and a motivational DVD, and tailored counseling and logistic assistance. ..