hospital information systems
Summary: Integrated, computer-assisted systems designed to store, manipulate, and retrieve information concerned with the administrative and clinical aspects of providing medical services within the hospital.
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- Making the clinicians mobileEric Yablonka
University of Chicago Medical Center, USA
Health Data Manag 15:80. 2007
- Measuring the cost impact of hospital information systems: 1987-1994Ron Borzekowski
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, Washington, DC 20551, USA
J Health Econ 28:938-49. 2009..The association of cost declines with lagged IT as well as the cost patterns at the less automated hospitals both provide some evidence of learning effects...
- Physician alerts to prevent symptomatic venous thromboembolism in hospitalized patientsGregory Piazza
Cardiovascular Division, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Circulation 119:2196-201. 2009....
- Computer physician order entry: benefits, costs, and issuesGilad J Kuperman
Partners HealthCare System, Inc, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Ann Intern Med 139:31-9. 2003..This technology can yield many significant benefits and is an important platform for future changes to the health care system. Organizational leaders must advocate for CPOE as a critical tool in improving health care quality...
- Hospital computing and the costs and quality of care: a national studyDavid U Himmelstein
Department of Medicine, Cambridge Hospital Harvard Medical School, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
Am J Med 123:40-6. 2010..However, no previous studies have examined computerization's cost and quality impacts at a diverse national sample of hospitals...
- Routine data from hospital information systems can support patient recruitment for clinical studiesMartin Dugas
Department of Medical Informatics and Biomathematics, University of Munster, Munster, Germany
Clin Trials 7:183-9. 2010Delayed patient recruitment is a common problem in clinical studies. Hospital information systems (HIS) contain data items relevant for inclusion or exclusion criteria of these studies.
- How common are electronic health records in the United States? A summary of the evidenceAshish K Jha
Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Health Aff (Millwood) 25:w496-507. 2006..Large gaps in knowledge, including information about EHR use among safety-net providers, pose critical challenges for the development of policies aimed at speeding adoption...
- Effects of computerized physician order entry and clinical decision support systems on medication safety: a systematic reviewRainu Kaushal
Division of General Internal Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Partners HealthCare System, Boston, Mass, USA
Arch Intern Med 163:1409-16. 2003..Iatrogenic injuries related to medications are common, costly, and clinically significant. Computerized physician order entry (CPOE) and clinical decision support systems (CDSSs) may reduce medication error rates...
- Integrated care prevents hospitalisations for exacerbations in COPD patientsA Casas
Servei de Pneumologia, Hospital Clinic, Villarroel 170, Barcelona 08036, Spain
Eur Respir J 28:123-30. 2006....
- Making the business case for hospital information systems--a Kaiser Permanente investment decisionTerhilda Garrido
Clinical Systems Planning and Consulting, Kaiser Foundation Health Plan, Inc, Oakland, CA, USA
J Health Care Finance 31:16-25. 2004..The issues and constraints that impact the potential transferability of this business case across delivery systems raise questions that merit further attention...
- Influences of hospital information systems, indicator data collection and computation on reported Dutch hospital performance indicator scoresHelen A Anema
Department of Public Health, Academic Medical Center University of Amsterdam, Room J2 211, P, O, Box 22660, Amsterdam NL 1100 DD, The Netherlands
BMC Health Serv Res 13:212. 2013..This might affect the reliability and plausibility of the nationally reported scores...
- A clinical decision support system for prevention of venous thromboembolism: effect on physician behaviorP Durieux
Santé Publique, Faculté de Médecine Broussais Hôtel Dieu, 15 rue de l Ecole de Medecine, 75006 Paris, France
JAMA 283:2816-21. 2000..However, given the limited range of clinical settings in which they have been tested, such systems must be evaluated rigorously before widespread introduction into clinical practice...
- Populating the i2b2 database with heterogeneous EMR data: a semantic network approachSebastian Mate
University Erlangen Nuremberg, Erlangen, Germany
Stud Health Technol Inform 169:502-6. 2011..By using Semantic Web standards, it is the authors' goal to reuse the laboriously compiled "mapping knowledge" in future projects, such as a comprehensive cancer ontology or even a hospital-wide clinical ontology...
- Determinants of frequency and longevity of hospital encounters' data useRicardo J Cruz-Correia
Department of Biostatistics and Medical Informatics, Faculty of Medicine of University of Porto, Al Prof Hernani Monteiro, 4200 319 Porto, Portugal
BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 10:15. 2010..However, it is difficult to identify what information is important in daily clinical care, and what is used occasionally. This study aims to determine for how long clinical documents are used in a Hospital Information System (HIS)...
- Assessment of hospital information systems implementation: a case studyDimitrios Zikos
National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Athens, Greece
Stud Health Technol Inform 165:123-8. 2011The use of integrated Hospital Information Systems is related with many benefits for the healthcare system, increasing the effectiveness of the provided services and assuring quality of care...
- The impacts of smart cards on hospital information systems--an investigation of the first phase of the national health insurance smart card project in TaiwanChien Tsai Liu
Graduate Institute of Medical Informatics, Taipei Medical University, 250 Wu Xing Street, Taipei 107, Taiwan
Int J Med Inform 75:173-81. 2006To investigate the impacts of the first phase of Taiwan's Bureau of National Health Insurance (TBNHI) smart card project on existing hospital information systems.
- Exploring hospitals' adoption of information technologyD E Burke
School of Information Studies, The Florida State University, Tallahassee 32306 2100, USA
J Med Syst 26:349-55. 2002..Hospitals with lower IT adoption adopt administrative IT most often. Results also show hospital IT adoption to be positively associated with hospital size, location, system membership, ownership, and market competition...
- A study of factors affecting acceptance of hospital information systems: a nursing perspectiveJu Ling Hsiao
Department of Hospital and Health Care Administration, Chia Nan University of Pharmacy and Science, Taiwan, ROC
J Nurs Res 19:150-60. 2011b>Hospital information systems (HISs) are widely used in Taiwan, and HIS performance must be carefully evaluated...
- The adoption of hospital information systemsJeffrey S McCullough
Division of Health Policy and Management, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
Health Econ 17:649-64. 2008This paper empirically examines the diffusion of hospital information systems (ISs), specifically, pharmacy, laboratory, and radiology systems...
- Measuring effectiveness of electronic medical records systems: towards building a composite index for benchmarking hospitalsGeorge Ochieng Otieno
Health and Welfare Information System, Division of Health Service Management, Graduate School, International University of Health and Welfare, 2600 1, Kitakanemaru, Ohtawara, Tochigi 324 8501, Japan
Int J Med Inform 77:657-69. 2008..In this paper, we propose a conceptual framework for generating a composite index (CI) for measuring the effectiveness of EMR systems in hospitals...
- [Hospital Information Systems and their application in public health]Sonia Azevedo Bittencourt
Escola Nacional de Saude Publica Sergio Arouca, Fundacao Oswaldo Cruz, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Cad Saude Publica 22:19-30. 2006....
- IT-adoption and the interaction of task, technology and individuals: a fit framework and a case studyElske Ammenwerth
Institute for Health Information Systems, UMIT University for Health Sciences, Medical Informatics and Technology, Hall in Tyrol, Austria
BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 6:3. 2006..Factors of IT adoption have largely been discussed in the literature. However, existing frameworks (such as TAM or TTF) are failing to include one important aspect, the interaction between user and task...
- The Shared Health Research Information Network (SHRINE): a prototype federated query tool for clinical data repositoriesGriffin M Weber
Information Technology, Harvard Medical School, 107 Avenue Louis Pasteur, Boston, MA 02115, USA
J Am Med Inform Assoc 16:624-30. 2009..This will guide us in creating a future technical architecture that is scalable to a national level, compliant with ethical guidelines, and protective of the interests of the participating hospitals...
- Early experiences with personal health recordsJohn D Halamka
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
J Am Med Inform Assoc 15:1-7. 2008..We describe our implementation challenges from 1999 to 2007 and postulate the evolving challenges we will face over the next five years...
- Determinants of success of inpatient clinical information systems: a literature reviewM J van der Meijden
Department of Medical Informatics, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
J Am Med Inform Assoc 10:235-43. 2003..Our review points out the need for more thorough evaluations of patient care information systems that look at a wide range of factors that can affect the relative success or failure of these systems...
- Clinical information technologies and inpatient outcomes: a multiple hospital studyRuben Amarasingham
Center for Knowledge Translation and Clinical Innovation, Parkland Health and Hospital System, 5201 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75235, USA
Arch Intern Med 169:108-14. 2009..Despite speculation that clinical information technologies will improve clinical and financial outcomes, few studies have examined this relationship in a large number of hospitals...
- Introducing PACS to the late majority. A longitudinal studyPetter Hurlen
Helse Sør Øst Health Services Research Centre, Akershus University Hospital, Mail drawer 95, NO 1478, Lørenskog, Norway
J Digit Imaging 23:87-94. 2010..We believe that such involvement and the focus on wider organizational concerns are important when introducing PACS to the late majority, both for achieving and sustaining positive results...
- Evaluating computerised health information systems: hard lessons still to be learntPeter Littlejohns
National Institute for Clinical Excellence, London WC2N 5HR, Knowledge Management Centre, School of Public Policy, University College London, London WC1H 9E2
BMJ 326:860-3. 2003
- Using qualitative studies to improve the usability of an EMRAlan F Rose
Clinical Informatics Research and Development, Partners HealthCare System, Boston, MA 01752, USA
J Biomed Inform 38:51-60. 2005..We used the findings of these studies to recommend design changes to the user interface of the results management module...
- Categorizing communication errors in integrated hospital information systemsSamrend Saboor
University for Health Sciences, Medical Informatics and Technology, Eduard Wallnöfer Zentrum 1, Tyrol, Austria
Methods Inf Med 48:203-10. 2009b>Hospital information systems (HIS) are the hospital's nervous system. The HIS are mostly grown over several years, dedicated to specific needs and comprise individual workarounds...
- Standards to support information systems integration in anatomic pathologyChristel Daniel
ADICAP INSERM, UMR_S 872 eq20 and Université Paris Descartes, Paris, France
Arch Pathol Lab Med 133:1841-9. 2009....
- Presenting XML-based medical discharge letters according to CDAH B Bludau
University of Heidelberg, Internal Medicine Dep II, Bergheimerstr 58, D 69115 Heidelberg, Germany, E mail
Methods Inf Med 42:552-6. 2003..The HL7 Clinical Document Architecture (CDA) is an important XML-based standard for the representation of clinical documents...
- Electronic alerts to prevent venous thromboembolism among hospitalized patientsNils Kucher
Department of Medicine, Cardiovascular Division, Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
N Engl J Med 352:969-77. 2005..We hypothesized that the use of a computer-alert program to encourage prophylaxis might reduce the frequency of deep-vein thrombosis among high-risk hospitalized patients...
- A strategy to decide whether to move the last case of the day in an operating room to another empty operating room to decrease overtime labor costsF Dexter
Department of Anesthesia, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
Anesth Analg 91:925-8. 2000....
- A consensus statement on considerations for a successful CPOE implementationJoan S Ash
Division of Medical Informatics and Outcomes Research, School of Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97201 3098
J Am Med Inform Assoc 10:229-34. 2003..A qualitative research approach was used to generate and validate a list of categories and considerations to guide CPOE implementation...
- Key performance indicators to benchmark hospital information systems - a delphi studyG Hübner-Bloder
Institute for Health Information Systems, Eduard Wallnöfer Zentrum I, Hall in Tirol, Austria
Methods Inf Med 48:508-18. 2009To identify the key performance indicators for hospital information systems (HIS) that can be used for HIS benchmarking.
- Estimation of patient accrual rates in clinical trials based on routine data from hospital information systemsMartin Dugas
Department of Medical Informatics and Biomathematics, University of Munster, Munster, Germany
Methods Inf Med 48:263-6. 2009..Delayed patient recruitment is a common problem in clinical trials. According to the literature, only about a third of medical research studies recruit their planned number of patients within the time originally specified...
- Integrating health information systems: a critical appraisalE Monteiro
Dept of Computer and Information Science, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, 7491 Trondheim, Norway
Methods Inf Med 42:428-32. 2003..The aim of this paper is to critically assess some of the underlying assumptions behind these initiatives and analyze the dominant expressions, forms and mechanisms of integration...
- Introduction of shared electronic records: multi-site case study using diffusion of innovation theoryTrisha Greenhalgh
Research Department of Primary Care and Population Health, University College London, Highgate Hill, London
BMJ 337:a1786. 2008..To explore the introduction of a centrally stored, shared electronic patient record (the summary care record (SCR)) in England and draw wider lessons about the implementation of large scale information technology projects in health care...
- 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...
- Getting physicians to accept new information technology: insights from case studiesLiette Lapointe
Faculty of Management, McGill University, Montreal, Que
CMAJ 174:1573-8. 2006..Using case studies, we analyzed the implementation of such systems in 3 hospitals to understand better the dynamics of physicians' resistance to CIS implementation...
- Emergency department access to a longitudinal medical recordGeorge Hripcsak
Department of Biomedical Informatics, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
J Am Med Inform Assoc 14:235-8. 2007....
- Vulvar and vaginal cancers and dysplasia in France--an analysis of the hospital medical information system (PMSI) databaseVanessa Remy
Sanofi Pasteur MSD, Health Economics Unit, 8 Rue Jonas Salk, 69367 Lyon Cedex 07, France
Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 147:210-4. 2009..This study aimed to assess the medical burden associated with hospitalizations and management of vulvar and vaginal cancers and dysplasia (VIN and VaIN) in France...
- A filmless radiology department in a full digital regional hospital: quantitative evaluation of the increased quality and efficiencyAndrea Nitrosi
Servizio di Fisica Sanitaria, Arcispedale Santa Maria Nuova, V le Risorgimento 80, 42100, Reggio Emilia, Italy
J Digit Imaging 20:140-8. 2007..Staff buy-in was the key in this process and on-going training and process monitoring are a must...
- From hospital information systems to health information systems. Problems, challenges, perspectivesK A Kuhn
Institute of Medical Informatics, Philipps University Marburg, Germany
Methods Inf Med 40:275-87. 2001b>Hospital information systems are evolving towards health information systems. This article aims at identifying both proven benefits and critical issues, and at discussing problems and possible solutions.
- Impact of an electronic information system on physician workflow and data collection in the intensive care unitM Apkon
Pediatrics and Cellular and Molecular Physiology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 8064, USA
Intensive Care Med 27:122-30. 2001....
- No paper, but the same routines: a qualitative exploration of experiences in two Norwegian hospitals deprived of the paper based medical recordJan Tore Lium
Department of Industrial Economics and Technology Management, and Norwegian Research Centre for Electronic Patient Records, Norwegian University of Science and Technology NTNU, Norway
BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 8:2. 2008..The aim of this study was to further explore changes of clinicians' work after the EMR system implementation process and how they experienced working in a paper-deprived information environment...
- Hospital characteristics associated with highly automated and usable clinical information systems in Texas, United StatesRuben Amarasingham
Department of Medicine, UT Southwestern Medical Center and Parkland Health and Hospital System, Dallas, USA
BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 8:39. 2008..This environment is not yet well defined. We examined whether specific hospital characteristics are associated with highly automated and usable clinical information systems...
- Quality benefits of an intensive care clinical information systemDavid J Fraenkel
Department of Intensive Care Medicine, Royal Brisbane Hospital, Queensland, Australia
Crit Care Med 31:120-5. 2003..Although clinical information systems have been available and implemented in many intensive care units for more than a decade, there is little objective evidence of their impact on the quality of care and staff perceptions...
- Clinical information systems: instant ubiquitous clinical data for error reduction and improved clinical outcomesCraig F Feied
Institute for Medical Informatics, 110 Irving Street, NW, Washington, DC 20010, USA
Acad Emerg Med 11:1162-9. 2004..Additional recommendations cover a variety of related functions and operational concepts, from backups and biosurveillance to speed, training, and usability...
- Preparing strategic information management plans for hospitals: a practical guideline SIM plans for hospitals: a guidelineB Brigl
Institute for Medical Informatics, Statistics, and Epidemiology, University of Leipzig, Liebigstrasse 27, D 04103 Leipzig, Germany
Int J Med Inform 74:51-65. 2005..As preparing a SIM plan is a considerable challenge we provide a practical guideline that is directly applicable when a SIM plan is going to be prepared...
- Hospital information systems: perspectives on problems and prospects, 1979 and 2002Marion J Ball
Healthlink, Inc, and Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing, Baltimore, MD, USA
Int J Med Inform 69:83-9. 2003To assess progress made in hospital information systems (HIS) since 1979, when the forerunner of the International Medical Informatics Association Working Group on HIS first met.
- Towards integration of clinical decision support in commercial hospital information systems using distributed, reusable software and knowledge componentsM L Müller
Department of Medical Informatics and Biomathematics, University of Munster, Domagkstr 9, 48129 Munster, Germany
Int J Med Inform 64:369-77. 2001..Commercially available Hospital Information Systems (HIS) often focus on administrative tasks and mostly do not provide additional knowledge based ..
- Understanding implementation: the case of a computerized physician order entry system in a large Dutch university medical centerJos Aarts
Institute of Health Policy and Management, Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
J Am Med Inform Assoc 11:207-16. 2004..During the course of this study, the full implementation of CPOE was halted, but the aborted implementation exposed issues on which the authors did not initially focus...
- Current and future use of ICT for patient care and management in German acute hospitals--a comparison of the nursing and the hospital managers' perspectivesU Hubner
University of Applied Sciences Osnabrück, Department of Business Management and Social Sciences, Healthcare Informatics Unit, Germany
Methods Inf Med 44:528-36. 2005..Since the degree of ICT coverage in hospitals depends on the attitude of the key decision makers we also wanted to capture their plans and priorities and herewith try to predict future use...
- XML-based application interface services--a method to enhance integrability of disease specific systemsUdo Altmann
Institute of Medical Informatics, University of Giessen, Heinrich Buff Ring 44, 35392, Giessen, Germany
Int J Med Inform 68:27-37. 2002..In order to integrate it into hospital information systems, we implemented standard communication interfaces...
- Survey of information technology in Intensive Care Units in Ontario, CanadaStephen E Lapinsky
Intensive Care Unit, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, Canada
BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 8:5. 2008..We surveyed ICUs in the province of Ontario, Canada, to determine the availability, implementation and variability of information systems...
- The use of computers for clinical care: a case series of advanced U.S. sitesDavid F Doolan
Clinical Services, Greater Newcastle Sector, Hunter Health, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
J Am Med Inform Assoc 10:94-107. 2003..To describe advanced clinical information systems in the context in which they have been implemented and are being used...
- Intensive care information system reduces documentation time of the nurses after cardiothoracic surgeryRobert Jan Bosman
Department of Intensive Care, Onze Lieve Vrouwe Gasthuis, 1e Oosterparkstraat 279, PO box 10550, 1090 HM Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Intensive Care Med 29:83-90. 2003..Nowadays, registration of patient data on paper is gradually being replaced by registration using an intensive care information system (ICIS). The aim of this study was to evaluate the effect of the use of an ICIS on nursing activity...
- Electronic discharge letters using the Clinical Document Architecture (CDA)Marcel Lucas Müller
Department of Medical Informatics and Biomathematics, University of Munster, Domagkstr 9, 48129 Munster, Germany
Stud Health Technol Inform 95:824-8. 2003....
- Electronic communication channel within the patient data management system improves internal communication in the ICUPaula Väisänen
Kuopio University Hospital, Intensive Care Unit, Kuopio, Finland
Stud Health Technol Inform 122:883. 2006..The results clearly indicate that this type of system can significantly improve communication within our unit...
- Factors influencing health information system adoption in American hospitalsBill B Wang
Department of Medical Research and Public Health, National Defense Medical Center, Taipei, Taiwan
Health Care Manage Rev 30:44-51. 2005....
- Clinical information technology capabilities in four U.S. hospitals: testing a new structural performance measureRuben Amarasingham
Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21205 2223, USA
Med Care 44:216-24. 2006..Few tools exist to quantify the performance of a hospital's information system from a user perspective...
- Using data from hospital information systems to improve emergency department careGregg Husk
Department Emergency Medicine, Beth Israel Medical Center, First Avenue and 16th Street, New York, NY 10003, USA
Acad Emerg Med 11:1237-44. 2004The ubiquity of computerized hospital information systems, and of inexpensive computing power, has led to an unprecedented opportunity to use electronic data for quality improvement projects and for research...
- A clinical management system for patient participatory health care support. Assuring the patients' rights and confirming operation of clinical treatment and hospital administrationKiyomu Ishikawa
Medical Informatics and Hospital Systems Management, Hiroshima University Hospital, Hiroshima, Japan
Int J Med Inform 73:243-9. 2004..As the data owners, patients have the facility to access their own data at their bedsides. They can view their own health condition and treatment program and can control the data flow...
- Clinical information systems market - an insider's viewRichard Manjoney
Philips Medical Systems, MS 0455, 3000 Minuteman Rd, Andover, MA 01810, USA
J Crit Care 19:215-20. 2004..Will this prioritization materialize in actual implementations? Market drivers appear to be in place to predict an increase in sales and implementations...
- Square pegs in round holes: information systems, hospitals and the significance of contextual awarenessAksel Hagen Tjora
Department of Sociology and Political Science, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, 7491 Trondheim, Norway
Soc Sci Med 68:519-25. 2009..Drawing for illustrative purposes on the Norwegian experience (that is, reviewing research on hospital information systems in Norway), we contend that enhanced awareness of the hospital itself as a social system may be a ..
- SCAR Radiologic Technologist Survey: analysis of the impact of digital technologies on productivityBruce I Reiner
Department of Radiology, Veterans Affairs Maryland Healthcare System, Baltimore, MD, USA
J Digit Imaging 15:132-40. 2002..8% increase in productivity beyond year one. This suggests there is a "PACS learning curve" phenomenon, which should be considered when institutions are planning for PACS implementation...
- Measuring clinical information technology in the ICU setting: application in a quality improvement collaborativeRuben Amarasingham
Medicine Services, Parkland Health and Hospital System, Dallas, TX 75235, USA
J Am Med Inform Assoc 14:288-94. 2007....
- Comparison of computer-based information support to clinical research in Chinese and Japanese hospitals: a postal survey of clinicians' viewsG Jiang
Department of Medical Informatics, Hokkaido University Hospital, Japan
Methods Inf Med 41:141-6. 2002..situation of computer-based information support of clinical research in hospitals and to determine the expectations of clinicians toward clinical research support functions of hospital information systems (HISs) in both China and Japan.
- Computers in the intensive care unitMitchell M Levy
J Crit Care 19:199-200. 2004
- The pros and cons of implementing PACS and speech recognition systemsD B Hayt
Elmhurst Hospital Center, NY 11373, USA
J Digit Imaging 14:149-57. 2001..Radiologists are assuming the role of transcriptionists as well as diagnosticians. Mistakes occur that would not with the use of a traditional dictation system and professional transcriptionists...
- Monitoring the integration of hospital information systems: How it may ensure and improve the quality of dataRicardo Cruz-Correia
Department of Biostatistics and Medical Informatics, Faculty of Medicine of University of Porto, Porto, Portugal
Stud Health Technol Inform 121:176-82. 2006..In conclusion, all information available in hospital information systems can and should be used to trigger alerts of malfunctions and inconsistencies, in order to improve data ..
- The determination of relevant goals and criteria used to select an automated patient care information system: a Delphi approachJ K Chocholik
Vancouver Hospital and Health Sciences Centre, British Columbia, Canada
J Am Med Inform Assoc 6:219-33. 1999..To determine the relevant weighted goals and criteria for use in the selection of an automated patient care information system (PCIS) using a modified Delphi technique to achieve consensus...
- Computer crash--lessons from a system failurePeter Kilbridge
Kilbridge Associates, Cambridge, Mass, USA
N Engl J Med 348:881-2. 2003
- Assessment of the integration of a HIS/RIS with a PACS. 1990Betty A Levine
J Digit Imaging 16:133-40; discussion 132. 2003
- [Impact of new information and communication technologies (NTIC) on hospital administration and patient management. Care Network for Diagnosing and Treating Neurologic Emergencies]T Moulin
Hopital Jean Minjoz, Service de Neurologie, 3 bd Fleming, 25030 Besancon
Sante Publique 15:191-200. 2003..It is in this manner that the RAIDS-UN networks will support other initiatives such as the Towards Unity for Health project...
- Implementing Single Source: the STARBRITE proof-of-concept studyRebecca Kush
The Clinical Data Interchange Standards Consortium, Austin, TX, USA
J Am Med Inform Assoc 14:662-73. 2007..We hypothesized that by doing so, we could increase reuse of patient data, eliminate redundant data entry, and minimize disruption to clinic workflow...
- A randomized controlled trial to evaluate an electronic scoring tool in the ICUThomas Bürkle
Medical Informatics, University Erlangen, Germany
Stud Health Technol Inform 136:279-84. 2008..A tablet PC with a standalone scoring application for TISS, SAPS2 and Apache 2 was supplied. We measured considerable time savings and higher score values when the computer application is used...
- Health IT, piece by piece. Measuring progress on electronic recordsChris Dimick
J AHIMA 78:36-8, 40. 2007
- FUJI-Scheduler: outpatient-test-order-management function for order entry systemShuichi Toyoda
Dept of Nursing, Jobu Univ, Gunma, Japan
Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 1:4735-8. 2006..It also provides a new user interface that reduces the workload of the people who create the plans. This system is presently being operated on an experimental basis...
- Leading the chargeLydia Gibson
Hosp Health Netw 79:52-4, 56, 1. 2005..Military hospitals are pioneers in digital medicine. They can provide valuable pointers to civilian hospitals on what to do-and not do-in the drive to go paperless...
- A large, high resolution tiled display for medical use: experiences from prototyping of a radiology scenarioBernt Ivar Olsen
Department of Computer Science, Faculty of Science, University of Tromsø
Stud Health Technol Inform 136:535-40. 2008....
- One giant leap for quality. When boards get behind quality initiatives, patient care benefitsKaren Sandrick
Trustee 58:22-4, 26, 2. 2005..When boards get behind quality initiatives, patient care definately benefits--but which measures help most? Following is an analysis of how well the Leapfrog Group's guidelines are working at participating hospitals...
- Mobile consultant: combining total mobility with constant accessKonstantinos A Banitsas
School of Engineering and Design, E and CE, Brunel University, West London, England
Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 1:5248-51. 2006..Conclusively, we demonstrate that such a system further increases the mobility of the medical consultant, while improving the healthcare service...
- Classification and retrieval of medical images in an integrated healthcare environmentAlexandre Bellezi José
Dept of Electr Eng, Brasilia Univ, Brazil
Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 1:4889-92. 2006..The system is being developed in the University Hospital of the University of Brasilia...
- Incorporating out-patient data from CD-R into the local PACS using DICOM worklist featuresP M A Van Ooijen
Department of Radiology, Groningen University Hospital, Groningen, The Netherlands
J Digit Imaging 18:196-202. 2005..CD-Rs can be destroyed after transfer to PACS, eliminating physical storage. Furthermore, all data can now be viewed and reported using the default viewers of the hospital and no additional training of staff is required...
- Modeling risk in distributed healthcare information systemsIlias Maglogiannis
University of Aegean, Department of Information and Communication Systems Engineering, Samos, Greece
Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 1:5447-50. 2006..The proposed risk analysis framework has been applied to a healthcare information network operating in the North Aegean Region in Greece...
- 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...
- 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
- 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...
- Closing the loop: bringing decision support clinical data at the clinician desktopClaudine Bréant
Service of Medical Informatics, University Hospitals of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
Stud Health Technol Inform 129:890-4. 2007....
- I.T. helps provider avoid ID crisisMargaretAnn Cross
Health Data Manag 15:58, 60. 2007
- HIE's impact on healtcarePrem Urali
Health Unity, Bellevue, WA, USA
Health Manag Technol 29:46-7. 2008
- Centralized MUSE system extends capability to small facilitiesJill S Williams
Biomed Instrum Technol 39:295-7. 2005
- Hospitals, physicians and information technologyBill Johnson
First Consulting Group, Long Beach, Calif, USA
Trustee 59:23, 27. 2006
- Bonding with physicians: hospitals and IT donationsJohn C Whitham
Clinical Integration Practice, JHD Group, Addison, Texas, USA
Trustee 60:29-30. 2007
- Keep it clean. Optimizing EHRs starts with ensuring data qualityBeth Haenke Just
Just Associates, USA
J AHIMA 77:42-6; quiz 49-50. 2006
- Avoiding the post-implementation bluesMichael J McCoy
Chamions in Healthcare, USA
J AHIMA 78:50-3. 2007
- Digital workflow management for quality assessment in pathologyThomas Kalinski
Department of Pathology, Otto von Guericke University, Leipziger Str 44, D 39120 Magdeburg, Germany
Pathol Res Pract 204:17-21. 2008..Moreover, digital workflow management provides the basis for the integration of diagnostic virtual microscopy...
- Regulation. 'Big deal' for EHRsRachel Foster
Hosp Health Netw 80:22, 24. 2006
- A suite of diagnostic aids based on image retrievalYongyi Yang; Fiscal Year: 2012..abstract_text> ..
- User Interfaces for Communicating Inpatient Medication TherapiesLAUREN GABRIELLE WILCOX; Fiscal Year: 2012DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): While hospital information systems have primarily been designed to support clinicians and hospital administrators, there is growing interest in extending traditional systems to directly share ..
- Data Flow &Clinical Outcomes in a Perinatal Continuum of Care SystemDonald Levick; Fiscal Year: 2013..the process of effective implementation and integration of vendor-supplied ambulatory EMR systems with hospital information systems through qualitative analysis of technology acceptance and use, and complementary organizational and ..
- Development, Implementation, and Evaluation of the Surgical Bed Management SystemKATHERINE ROWELL; Fiscal Year: 2009..Secondary outcomes will be user satisfaction assessed with a survey instrument and an assessment of marketability based on structured interviews with key hospital leadership personnel. ..
- METHODS TO MODEL CAUSE AND EFFECT FROM CLINICAL DATAGregory Cooper; Fiscal Year: 1999..greater than the amount of experimental data, and observational data is being increasingly recorded in hospital information systems. We need reliable methods that make use of observational data to augment our understanding of the ..
- THE IMPLEMENTATION AND EVALUATION OF PRACTICE GUIDELINESSIEW LAM; Fiscal Year: 1992..We propose a regression model to predict patient outcomes as a function of physician compliance with guidelines...
- EFFECTIVENESS OF DELIRIUM PREVENTION IN ELDERLY PATIENTSSHARON INOUYE; Fiscal Year: 2004....
- PROVIDING CLINICAL INFORMATION ON HOSPITAL WARDSMichele Klein Fedyshin; Fiscal Year: 1993..This project would incorporate existing technology with a CD- ROM on a Novell LAN to merge systems together for access...
- Multi-Organizational Knowledge Based Approach ResearchSteven Moulton; Fiscal Year: 2005..SOAP/XML (HL-7) protocols, to exchange Emergency Medical Services (EMS) field data with disparate hospital information systems. It will build upon a pre-hospital software package called iRevive, which consists of a network of ..
- Re-Engineering The Hospital Discharge For Patient SafetyBrian Jack; Fiscal Year: 2003..that address latent and active patient errors; (2) computerization of discharge tools, linking them to hospital information systems; (3) training the responsible 'sharp end' clinicians in the elements of the comprehensive discharge ..
- The Relation of Hospital Workload to Patient SafetyJoel Weissman; Fiscal Year: 2003..A second potential outcome will be to make available cost-effective screening tools for monitoring adverse events and errors. ..
- Automated Lab Test Follow-up to Reduce Medical ErrorsDAVID GREENES; Fiscal Year: 2003..Finally, in the fourth phase of the study, some costs of using ALARMS, specifically, the time spent by clinicians addressing lab results that do not require follow-up, will be measured. ..
- CONFERENCE--GUIDELINE INTERCHANGE FORMAT (GLIF) WORKSHOPLucila Ohno Machado; Fiscal Year: 2000..Towards that end, we will review practical applications of GLIF and related representations, analyze shortcomings, and propose necessary extensions. ..
- Sickle Cell Personal Medical Information CardSTEVEN PRINGLE; Fiscal Year: 2007..As such, the commercial value exceeds the benefit to the SCO patients who will immediately benefit. ..
- NEUROLOGICAL WORKSTATIONMichael Payne; Fiscal Year: 1990..Algorithms to implement the functions discussed above will be tested using simulators, and then translated into assembly language...
- Clinical Decision Support in Community Hospitals: Barriers & FacilitatorsJoan S Ash; Fiscal Year: 2010..retreat, an expert panel of clinical and administrative leaders representing hospitals with CDS, hospital information systems vendors, clinical knowledge management vendors, and informatics will review and enhance the results of ..
- PHASE III IAIMS IMPLEMENTATION AT COLUMBIA-PRESBYTERIANPaul Clayton; Fiscal Year: 1993..Novel aspects of our proposal are the delivery of medical knowledge via a data driven mechanism for evoking computer decision logic and the construction of knowledge bases in a format suitable for sharing with other institutions...
- A Framework Based Clinical Documentation Evaluation MethodSAMUEL T ROSENBLOOM; Fiscal Year: 2010..The proposed project will transition the PI from his current National Library of Medicine supported period of career development to an independent informatics investigator. ..
- HOW MUCH DOES SHE REALLY DRINK? AN HMO INTERVENTIONGABRIEL ESCOBAR; Fiscal Year: 2003..abstract_text> ..
- Sepsis and Critical Illness in Babies > 34 Weeks GestationGABRIEL ESCOBAR; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Light Treatment for Sleep/Wake Disturbances ADJerome Yesavage; Fiscal Year: 2008..Outcome will be documented by objective circadian activity rhythm parameters and standard sleep/wake measures both assessed by actigraphy. ..
- Creating Safe Ambulatory Care: The Path to ResilienceRichard Cook; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- USING INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY TO IMPROVE ASTHMA ADHERENCEKeoki Williams; Fiscal Year: 2008..abstract_text> ..
- Kidney Transplant CareLinkCharles Safran; Fiscal Year: 2002..Kidney Transplant CareLink addresses a significant unmet need in the marketplace. ..
- Using IT to Improve Medication Safety for Rural EldersPaul Gorman; Fiscal Year: 2006..unreadable] [unreadable]..
- The Clinical Informationist: Does the Model Work?NUNZIA GIUSE; Fiscal Year: 2005..Demonstration of the utility of the clinical informationist approach can foster widespread adoption nationally, and increase the degree to which clinical practice becomes evidence-based. ..
- Does Patient Severity Affect Variation in Hospital Use?Joseph Restuccia; Fiscal Year: 2002..Our underlying hypothesis is that the socioeconomic and supply factors will have a relatively weak relationship to practice style their relationship with the disease effect. ..
- Culture and Ethnic Variations in Breast Cancer TreatmentSCARLETT GOMEZ; Fiscal Year: 2006....
- Proactive Risk Assessment of Primary Care of the ElderlyBen Tzion Karsh; Fiscal Year: 2007..The investigators have a history of successful collaboration and deliverables in primary care patient safety. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Internet CareLink for Pediatric Home ChemotherapyCharles Safran; Fiscal Year: 2004..PediatricCancer CareLink will serve as a model for enhancing care processes and outcomes for patients and families dealing with other forms of cancer and with other treatment regimens. ..
- Feasibility of a Theory-Based Online Hip Fracture Resource Center for CaregiversEun Shim Nahm; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Improving Transfusion Practices Using Decision SupportJeffrey Rothschild; Fiscal Year: 2004..We will also examine whether improvements in appropriate transfusion ordering behavior among clinicians using decision support tools will be greater than improvements achieved by educational programs alone. ..
- Predicting Wound Healing Complications in the Emergency DepartmentJames Quinn; Fiscal Year: 2008..Knowing which patients are at risk for complications will help guide treatment and management decisions. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Cancer CareLink for Patient Self ReportsCharles Safran; Fiscal Year: 2004..We anticipate that Cancer CareLink will serve as a model for enhancing care processes and patient outcomes. ..
- National Impact of IT Investments on Hospital QualityStephen Parente; Fiscal Year: 2009..This research represents a collaborative effort of investigators at the University of Minnesota, Carnegie Mellon University, and the Medical University of South Carolina. ..
- Resolution requirements for mammographic displaysEhsan Samei; Fiscal Year: 2004..The results will be used to formulate recommendations to the breast imaging community concerning display resolution criteria for safe and optimized soft-copy display of digital mammograms. ..
- Statewide Implementation of Electronic Health RecordsDavid Bates; Fiscal Year: 2006..Dissemination of the results of this work should speed efforts toward the establishment of a national health information infrastructure. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- DyNADS: A Dynamic Network Analysis Decision Support Tool for Nurse ManagersJoyce A Verran; Fiscal Year: 2010..3. Evaluate DyNADS'validity, scalability, and usefulness through a field test. 4. Evaluate the feasibility of implementing DyNADS or nursing units. ..
- Early Detection of Lung Cancer via Bi Plane CorrelationEhsan Samei; Fiscal Year: 2002..The findings will be used to demonstrate the capability of the approach for improving the detection of lung nodules, and thus the prognosis of lung cancer. ..
- Allergy Alerts in Computerized Physician EntryDavid Bates; Fiscal Year: 2001..We believe the results of our work will improve patient safety and the overall quality of pharmacotherapy. We also believe that the results of our study will be applicabe to other healthcare systems ..
- IVMT for Fibromyalgia Syndrome: A Pilot StudyDavid Katz; Fiscal Year: 2004..The identification of an effective, safe, inexpensive therapy for fibromyalgia would represent a great advance, and a major contribution to the public health. ..
- Shared Medical Records and Chronic Illness CareJames D Ralston; Fiscal Year: 2010..Results of this study will help inform the development, evaluation and dissemination of patient Web portals designed to support the care of patients with diabetes and multiple co-morbidities. ..
- Improving Geriatric Drug Safety in Underserved PracticesGurdev Singh; Fiscal Year: 2007..The information gathered will serve as the basis for an ongoing translational research program that will lead to an R01 application. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Bar Coding Technology and Patient and Employee SafetyBen Tzion Karsh; Fiscal Year: 2006..Fourth, it is significant that this study will take place in pediatric facilities since the complexity of health care delivery is compounded with children. ..
- Recommendations of Inpatient Geriatrics ConsultationMichael Weiner; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable]..
- MESA Family Study - Columbia University Field CenterSteven Shea; Fiscal Year: 2007..abstract_text> ..
- Health Information Technology Value in Rural HospitalsMarcia Ward; Fiscal Year: 2006..The toolkits will facilitate rural hospitals' ability to utilize current and emerging evidence to guide HIT investment and implementation decisions that fit their particular healthcare environment. ..
- Bi-Plane Correlation Imaging: Detection of Lung CancerEhsan Samei; Fiscal Year: 2007..The findings will be used to substantiate the capability of BCI for improving the early detection of lung nodules and to optimize its performance on actual clinical cases. ..
- A Website for Outpatient Quality of Life AssessmentAlbert Wu; Fiscal Year: 2006..The overall impact will be to enhance the comprehensiveness of data available for clinical research. ..
- Chromium Effects in Imparied Glucose ToleranceDavid Katz; Fiscal Year: 2006..By contributing to knowledge related to potential diabetes prevention strategies, this study addresses one of the more pressing public health issues in the US today. ..
- A Community-shared Clinical Abstract to Improve CareDONALD CONNELLY; Fiscal Year: 2007..abstract_text> ..
- Cybermedicine for the Patient and PhysicianWarner Slack; Fiscal Year: 2007..By Cybermedicine, we mean use of computing to enhance communication in health care.) ..
- THE CLINICAL EFFECTIVENESS OF PHARMACY ADHERENCE INFORMATION FOR DIABETES CONTROLKeoki Williams; Fiscal Year: 2010..Analyses will control for cluster randomization effects. The introduction of sustainable medication adherence monitoring in clinical practice holds great potential to improve health outcomes among patients with diabetes. ..
- Mechanism of Endotoxin's Effect On Allergy RiskKeoki Williams; Fiscal Year: 2008..It is the hoped that understanding the mechanism of endotoxin's effect will establish new targets for the prevention of allergies. ..
- Impact of Nurse Work Environment on Rural Quality of Care and Clinical OutcomesMarianne Baernholdt; Fiscal Year: 2009....
- Alzheimer Screening in Primary Care: PRISM-PC StudyMalaz Boustani; Fiscal Year: 2009..Future directions: We anticipate that participants'responses could guide the design of specific counseling and educational interventions to overcome a patients'reluctance to accept dementia screening. ..
- Enhancing Care for Hospitalized Older Adults with CIMalaz Boustani; Fiscal Year: 2008..abstract_text> ..
- 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. ..
- Effects of a Hip Fracture Prevention Website for SeniorsEun Shim Nahm; Fiscal Year: 2007..In addition, a follow-up study will be conducted to ascertain effectiveness of the TSW for other older adults' health problems (i.e., hypertension) that can be prevented or managed in the community. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- MAMMARY ESTROGEN METABOLISM AND BREAST CANCER RISKFritz Parl; Fiscal Year: 2004..The applicants will measure catechol estrogens in tissues selected by genotype and matched by menopausal status and body mass index and compare the results to those in their in vitro and cell line experiments. ..