ABSTRACT

Healthcare Informatics: Improving Efficiency and Productivity examines the complexities involved in managing resources in our healthcare system and explains how management theory and informatics applications can increase efficiencies in various functional areas of healthcare services. Delving into data and project management and advanced analytics,

chapter 1|18 pages

An Introduction to the U.S. Healthcare Industry, Information Technology, and Informatics

BySTEPHAN KUDYBA, RICHARD TEMPLE

chapter 3|42 pages

A Project Management Framework of Healthcare Informatics Initiatives

ByCHRISTI RUSHNELL, MARY BEATTIE

chapter 5|24 pages

Architecting Computer Physician Order Entry (CPOE) for Optimal Utilization

ByJAMES F. KEEL AND D. ARLO JENNINGS

chapter 6|16 pages

Knowledge Translation and Informatics in Healthcare

ByANN MCKIBBON

chapter 7|16 pages

Self-Service Technology in Healthcare

ByTOMAS GREGORIO

chapter 8|20 pages

The World of Health Analytics

ByJASON BURKE

chapter 9|14 pages

Enhancing Data Resources and Business Intelligence in Healthcare

BySTEPHAN KUDYBA, MARK RADER

chapter 10|16 pages

Application of Healthcare Informatics to Improving Patient Safety and Outcomes: Learning from the Experiences of Trinity Health

ByRAJIV KOHLI, FRANK PIONTEK, LARRY SELLERS, TOM MINER, PAUL CONLON

chapter 12|14 pages

Using Data Mining to Build Alerting Systems for Decision Support in Healthcare

ByBILLIE ANDERSON, CALI M. DAVIS, AND J. MICHAEL HARDIN