Hacking Healthcare: A Guide to Standards, Workflows, and by Fred Trotter,David Uhlman

By Fred Trotter,David Uhlman

Ready to take your IT abilities to the healthcare undefined? This concise e-book presents a candid evaluate of the united states healthcare method because it ramps up its use of digital future health documents (EHRs) and different kinds of IT to conform with the government’s significant Use necessities. It’s an incredible chance for tens of millions of IT execs, yet it’s additionally an immense problem: this system calls for a whole makeover of archaic documents structures, workflows, and different practices now in place.

This e-book issues out how hospitals and medical professionals’ places of work fluctuate from different enterprises that use IT, and explains what’s essential to bridge the distance among clinicians and IT staff.

  • Get an outline of EHRs and the variations between clinical settings
  • Learn the range of how associations care for sufferers and scientific employees, and the way workflows vary
  • Discover healthcare’s dependence on paper files, and the issues keen on migrating them to electronic documents
  • Understand how prone cost for care, and the way they get paid
  • Explore how sufferers can use EHRs to take part of their personal care
  • Examine healthcare’s such a lot urgent problem—avoidable errors—and how EHRs can either aid and exacerbate it

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