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Reshaping Medical Practice and Care with Health Information Systems

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Technology has become an integral part of our daily interactions, even within the hospitals and healthcare facilities we rely on in times of illness and injury. New technologies and systems are being developed every day, advancing the ways that we treat and maintain the health and wellbeing of diverse populations. Reshaping Medical Practice and Care with Health Information Systems explores the latest advancements in telemedicine and various medical technologies transforming the healthcare sector. Emphasizing current trends and future opportunities for IT integration in medicine, this timely publication is an essential reference source for medical professionals, IT specialists, graduate-level students, and researchers.

Table of Contents

  1. Cover
  2. Title Page
  3. Copyright Page
  4. Book Series
    1. Mission
    2. Coverage
  5. Dedication
  6. Editorial Advisory Board
  7. List of Reviewers
  8. Preface
    1. ORGANISATION OF THIS BOOK
  9. Chapter 1: The Benefits and Challenges of Using Mobile-Based Tools in Self-Management and Care
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. BACKGROUND
    3. REFERENCES
  10. Chapter 2: A Transaction Cost Economics Perspective for Pervasive Technology
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. BACKGROUND
    4. THE DEVELOPMENT OF A PERVASIVE MOBILE TECHNOLOGY SOLUTION
    5. A PRELIMINARY ASSESMENT OF THE SOLUTION
    6. CONCLUSION
    7. REFERENCES
    8. ADDITIONAL READING
    9. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
  11. Chapter 3: Constructive eHealth Evaluation
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. BACKGROUND
    4. THEORETICAL FRAMEWORK
    5. OBJECTIVE
    6. ANALYTICAL FRAMEWORK
    7. PRESENTATION OF THE CONSTRUCTIVE eHEALTH EVALUATION METHOD USED DURING AN EHR DEVELOPMENT PROCESS IN A DANISH REGION
    8. SOLUTIONS AND RECOMMENDATIONS: DISCUSSION
    9. CONCLUSION
    10. REFERENCES
    11. ADDITIONAL READING
    12. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
  12. Chapter 4: Expanding Role of Telephone Systems in Healthcare
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. 1. INTRODUCTION
    3. 2. TELEPHONE SYSTEMS OPERATIONS AND TELE-HEALTH
    4. 3. PERFORMANCE METRICS FOR TELEPHONE SYSTEMS
    5. 4. NEW DEVELOPMENTS OF HEALTHCARE TELEPHONE SYSTEMS
    6. 5. CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES
    7. 6. CONCLUSIVE REMARKS
    8. REFERENCES
    9. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
  13. Chapter 5: Evaluating and Managing Electronic Commerce and Outsourcing Projects in Hospitals
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. BACKGROUND
    4. METHODS
    5. FINDINGS
    6. DISCUSSIONS AND CONCLUSION
    7. FUTURE RESEARCH DIRECTIONS AND STUDY LIMITATIONS
    8. REFERENCES
    9. ADDITIONAL READING
    10. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
  14. Chapter 6: Waseda University's E-School
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. ORGANIZATIONAL STRUCTURE
    4. CURRICULUM
    5. CLASSES
    6. DELIVERY SYSTEM AND LEARNING MANAGEMENT SYSTEM (LMS)
    7. STUDENTS
    8. DISCUSSION AND CONCLUSION
    9. ACKNOWLEDGMENT
    10. REFERENCES
    11. ENDNOTES
  15. Chapter 7: From Healthcare Services to E-Health Applications
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. BACKGROUND
    4. A NEW TAXONOMY FOR E-HEALTH APPLICATIONS
    5. FUTURE TRENDS: OPPORTUNITIES AND CRITICAL ISSUES
    6. CONCLUSION
    7. REFERENCES
    8. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
  16. Chapter 8: Semantic Interoperability-Enabled Architecture for Connected Health Services
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. CHALLENGES OF SERVICE INTEROPERABILITY AND COMPOSITION IN EHEALTH
    4. SEMANTIC SERVICE INTEGRATION
    5. SEMANTIC INTEROPERABILITY AND ONTOLOGIES
    6. OUR APPROACH
    7. DYNAMIC GENERATION OF SEMANTIC INTEROPERABLE DOMAIN CONCEPTS AND DEFINITIONS
    8. THE IIA PROTOTYPE
    9. CONCLUSION
    10. ACKNOWLEDGMENT
    11. REFERENCES
  17. Chapter 9: SOA Governance in Healthcare
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. HEALTHCARE INFORMATION SYSTEMS: NEED FOR INTEGRATION
    4. SOA GOVERNANCE LITERATURE REVIEW
    5. SOA GOVERNANCE FRAMEWORK FOR HEALTHCARE
    6. RESEARCH METHODOLOGY
    7. DISCUSSION
    8. FUTURE RESEARCH DIRECTIONS
    9. REFERENCES
    10. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
  18. Chapter 10: Healthy 3.0
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. BACKGROUND
    4. CONCEPTUAL FRAMEWORK AND HIPOTHESES
    5. DATA TREATMENT AND RESULTS
    6. DISCUSSION AND CONCLUSION
    7. FUTURE RESEARCH DIRECTIONS
    8. CONCLUSION
    9. REFERENCES
    10. ADDITIONAL READING
    11. KEY TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
  19. Conclusion
    1. EVIDENCE-BASED MEDICINE (EBM)
    2. MODEL OF INTEGRATED PATIENT PATHWAYS (MIPP/IPP)
    3. CLINICAL GOVERNANCE (CG)
    4. COMMUNITY HEALTH INFORMATION NETWORKS (CHIN)
    5. KM: HEALTHCARE SUCCESS STORIES
    6. REFERENCES
  20. Compilation of References
  21. About the Contributors