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Project Management for Healthcare Informatics

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Project management has a lot of tools that could help all of us do our jobs better. Many of these tools are similar to the nursing process and should be familiar, but are not often understood well or used with ease. The purpose of this article is to define project management and describe how project management tools can help you in your current position in nursing informatics, education, management or staff nursing. Project management is the 'application of knowledge, skills, tools, and techniques to a broad range of activities in order to meet the requirements of a particular project' (PMBOK, 2008). A project ...
Theory Annoucements: The First ACM International Health ...
Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) 1st ACM International Health Informatics Symposium (IHI) CALL FOR PAPERS IHI 2010 November 11-12, 2010 Arlington, Virginia SCOPE OF THE CONFERENCE We cordially invite you to submit your contribution to the 2010 ACM International Health Informatics Symposium (IHI 2010). IHI 2010 is ACM's premier community forum concerned with the application of computer and information science principles as well as information and communication technology to problems in healthcare, public health, the delivery of healthcare services and consumer health informatics aspects, ... market research, surveys and trends
Part III: Managing the Build
Hospital leaders are moving forward using specialized IT tools to help them manage today's complex new-construction projects by Daphne Lawrence In hospitals today, resources (human, financial, technological, and other) as tight as ever. At the same time, hospital leaders are facing the need to build out to support burgeoning inpatient care, and many are turning increasingly toward specialized information technology solutions as they move forward on new construction projects nationwide. With existing physical plants unable to support many of the newer technological needs, the planning for new construction, as well as ... market research, surveys and trends


Foundations of Nursing Informatics: Achieving Meaningful Use and ...
than 20 percent—of nurses' time was spent on patient care activities. .... an annual budget of nearly $2 billion. UAB ... Project Management for Healthcare Informatics provides an explanation of the project management process ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
Patient Portals - Publications::Article - Healthcare Informatics
In early 2000, Seattle-based Group Health Cooperative executives held a series of strategic planning meetings on the imminent rollout of their patient portal. The integrated health system's leaders told each other that if they were successful in extending the business model online, other healthcare organizations would surely catch up.   Nine years later, the MyGroupHealth portal connects more than 40 percent of Group Health's members to their clinical data and physicians through secure messaging. But the number of health systems with similar online features remains small. “We have been stunned that people ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
Crossroads Systems Announces Global Reseller Alliance With Dell Services to ...
AUSTIN, TX, Aug 11, 2010 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) -- Crossroads Systems, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: CRDS), a global provider of solutions to connect, protect, secure and restore data, today announced a global reseller alliance with Dell Services. As healthcare providers recognize the importance of healthcare IT in providing high-quality patient care, a growing number of healthcare organizations worldwide are implementing MEDITECH healthcare information system (HCIS) applications. Dell Services works closely with healthcare organizations to optimize the long-term use of the MEDITECH system and improve healthcare delivery. In fact, ... market trends, news research and surveys resources
Perficient Reports Second Quarter 2010 Results
a leading information technology consulting firm serving Global 2000 and other large enterprise customers throughout North America, today reported financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2010. Financial Highlights For the second quarter ended June 30, 2010: -- Revenues increased 23% to $55.5 million from $44.9 million during the second quarter of 2009; -- Services revenue increased 18% to $47.9 million from $40.8 million during the second quarter of 2009; -- Sequential organic services revenue growth was 6.7% and 11.3% on a trailing four ... market trends, news research and surveys resources


Challenges of Project Management in Healthcare IT
As a CIO, Glen has been recognized by Healthcare Informatics magazine for implementing one of the top ... Project Management for Healthcare IT Professionals ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
Federal Health Care Informatics Standards Activities
Since a 1996 compendium of Federal informatics activities was completed, it has been revised and updated as needed by those agencies. In addition, other agencies have contributed information on their activities. This summary describes the meeting held in January 1999 so the contributors could learn more about current activities than they could from the compendium itself and so that agency representatives could identify informatics challenges to be addressed by Federal agencies. Select to access the 1999 compendium online. Introduction Opening Presentations Challenges in the Near Future Contact Information In September 1996, the ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
Course Descriptions | Health Informatics Graduate Program
Introduces the history and current status of information systems in health care. Includes topics such as information architectures, administrative and clinical applications, evidence-based medicine, information retrieval, decision support systems, security and confidentiality, bioinformatics, information system cycles, the electronic health record, key health information systems and standards, and medical devices. Explores issues of data representation in health-care systems, including patient and provider identification, audit trails, authentication, and reconciliation. Discusses the underlying design of repositories for ...
What healthcare information technology professional associations ...
Looks to me from my online research you're doing WELL for yourself by belonging to AHIMA & HIMSS. My husband is also an IT professional that is looking to make a jump into the Healthcare arena.  by newuser33492305 on Apr 27 2009 (12 months ago) Medical Academies & Healthcare Professional Associations This comprehensive, alphabetical Guide offers links to hundreds of healthcare societies, academies, professionals organizations and associations. To search for specific organizations, please use the "find" ability in your web browser (under the "edit" heading on your menu ...
Google Answers: E-Health
Thank you very much for yet another interesting question. I'm sensing a theme ;) I remember you noting that you value organization in your last response, so I attempted to organize this answer strictly according to the way in which you framed your questions. I hope that this layout will be clear and concise for you. Lets get to it... ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ What is E-health? E-Health is a term that is becoming commonly used. However, at times, it means different things to different people. *Simply put, E-health involves using emerging ...