CONTENTS December 2012 Vol. 33, No. 12
Paul Auerbach, M.D., discusses challenges of implementing evidence-based medicine in tough global environments.
Matt Cicciari explains how to get a handle on all that data.
Geeta Nayyar says mHealth solutions are paving the way toward
better disease management.
ER/ICU MANAGEMENT On the front lines
December 2012 10 Healthcare Information Systems Solutions since 1980 SPEEDING UP THE ED CARE PROCESS +PLUS
ER/ICU Management Disease Management Data Management Monitors & TVs Security
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ON THE COVER Speeding up the ED
care process Three hospital organizations mitigate overcrowding by improving patient flow, processes and documentation.
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COLUMNS Viewpoint by Phil Colpas
Thought Leaders: Data Management by Matt Cicciari
DEPARTMENTS Industry Watch
Displays/Monitors/TVs Solutions Guide
New Products and Services Index of Advertisers
How to manage diabetes – not be
managed by it mHealth solutions are paving the way toward better disease management.
Helping patients better manage
chronic disease The future of disease management is all about engagement.
SECURITY 17 The mobile-medical conundrum: Does
convenience trump security? How IT can protect personal medical data.
CLINICAL INFORMATION SYSTEMS 18 Getting the evidence
Delivering solutions outside the box For Children’s Medical Center in Dallas, using a combination of more than 100 strategically positioned, customized workstations has resulted in positive feedback from staff.
How HIT accelerates ED success in supporting new healthcare models.
The challenge of implementing evidence-based medicine in tough global environments.
HEALTH MANAGEMENT TECHNOLOGY
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