Hospital systems


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Topics

electronic medical record , hospital information system , computer physician order entry (CPOE), clinical decision support, clinical guidelines , expert system, chief information officer, chief technology officer, chief executive officer, U.S. health care

Read about

In the current and future healthcare reform environment, pathology services will have a key role to play in the areas of healthcare quality, patient safety, cost-effectiveness , and personalized medical services . The impact of the field can be substantially greater if all pathology residents are trained to achieve a baseline knowledge and proficiency in pathology informatics.


Activities

#1: Essay

Discuss the role of the laboratory, laboratory data, and LISs in enterprise-wide electronic medical record systems

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Questions

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