Global Health Informatics

Written By Heimar Marin
Global Health Informatics
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 08 December 2016
  • ISBN : 0128046171
  • Pages : 312 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Global Health Informatics written by Heimar Marin which was release on 08 December 2016, this book published by Academic Press. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Global Health Informatics: How Information Technology Can Change Our Lives in a Globalized World discusses the critical role of information and communication technologies in health practice, health systems management and research in increasingly interconnected societies. In a global interconnected world the old standalone institutional information systems have proved to be inadequate for patient-centered care provided by multiple providers, for the early detection and response to emerging and re-emerging diseases, and to guide population-oriented public health interventions. The book reviews pertinent aspects and successful current experiences related to standards for health information systems; digital systems as a support for decision making, diagnosis and therapy; professional and client education and training; health systems operation; and intergovernmental collaboration. Discusses how standalone systems can compromise health care in globalized world Provides information on how information and communication technologies (ICT) can support diagnose, treatment, and prevention of emerging and re-emerging diseases Presents case studies about integrated information and how and why to share data can facilitate governance and strategies to improve life conditions

Global Health Informatics

Global Health Informatics
  • Author : Heimar Marin,Eduardo Massad,Marco Antonio Gutierrez,Roberto Jaime Rodrigues,Daniel Sigulem
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2016-12-08
  • Total pages : 312
  • ISBN : 0128046171
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Summary : Global Health Informatics: How Information Technology Can Change Our Lives in a Globalized World discusses the critical role of information and communication technologies in health practice, health systems management and research in increasingly interconnected societies. In a global interconnected world the old standalone institutional information systems have proved to be ...

Global Health Informatics Education

Global Health Informatics Education
  • Author : E.J.S. Hovenga,J. Mantas
  • Publisher : IOS Press
  • Release Date : 2004-08-30
  • Total pages : 288
  • ISBN : 0128046171
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Summary : Throughout the world, healthcare professionals often lack knowledge of the possibilities and limitations of systematically processing data, information and knowledge and of the resulting impact on quality decision-making. They are often asked to use information technologies of which they have limited appreciation, in order to enhance their practices through better ...

Global Health Informatics

Global Health Informatics
  • Author : Hamish S. F. Fraser
  • Publisher : MIT Press
  • Release Date : 2017-04-21
  • Total pages : 464
  • ISBN : 0128046171
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Summary : Key concepts, frameworks, examples, and lessons learned in designing and implementing health information and communication technology systems in the developing world....

The Importance of Health Informatics in Public Health during a Pandemic

The Importance of Health Informatics in Public Health during a Pandemic
  • Author : J. Mantas,A. Hasman,M.S. Househ
  • Publisher : IOS Press
  • Release Date : 2020-07-24
  • Total pages : 520
  • ISBN : 0128046171
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Summary : The COVID-19 pandemic has increased the focus on health informatics and healthcare technology for policy makers and healthcare professionals worldwide. This book contains the 110 papers (from 160 submissions) accepted for the 18th annual International Conference on Informatics, Management, and Technology in Healthcare (ICIMTH 2020), held virtually in Athens, Greece, from 3 – 5 July 2020. The ...

The International Conference on Health Informatics

The International Conference on Health Informatics
  • Author : Yuan-Ting Zhang
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2013-11-20
  • Total pages : 368
  • ISBN : 0128046171
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Summary : This volume presents the proceedings of the International Conference on Health Informatics (ICHI). The conference was a new special topic conference initiative by the International Federation of Medical and Biological Engineering (IFMBE), held in Vilamoura, Portugal on 7-9 November, 2013. The main theme of the ICHI2013 was “Integrating Information and Communication ...

Global Healthgrid

Global Healthgrid
  • Author : Tony Solomonides
  • Publisher : IOS Press
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Total pages : 280
  • ISBN : 0128046171
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Summary : HealthGrid 2008 is the sixth conference in this series of open forums for the integration of grid technologies and its applications in the biomedical, medical and biological domains to pave the path to an international research area in healthgrids. The main objective of the HealthGrid conference and the HealthGrid Association is ...

Health and Medical Informatics Education in Europe

Health and Medical Informatics Education in Europe
  • Author : John Mantas
  • Publisher : IOS Press
  • Release Date : 2000
  • Total pages : 277
  • ISBN : 0128046171
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Summary : After the success of the first two books with the proceedings of the newly established series of European conferences in Health Telematics Education the third one gives a new dimension in the field of Health and Medical Informatics Education in Europe. It deals with the needs and the current status ...

Health Informatics Vision From Data via Information to Knowledge

Health Informatics Vision  From Data via Information to Knowledge
  • Author : J. Mantas,A. Hasman,P. Gallos
  • Publisher : IOS Press
  • Release Date : 2019-08-06
  • Total pages : 420
  • ISBN : 0128046171
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Summary : The latest developments in data, informatics and technology continue to enable health professionals and informaticians to improve healthcare for the benefit of patients everywhere. This book presents full papers from ICIMTH 2019, the 17th International Conference on Informatics, Management and Technology in Healthcare, held in Athens, Greece from 5 to 7 July 2019. Of ...

International Perspectives in Health Informatics

International Perspectives in Health Informatics
  • Author : Elizabeth Borycki
  • Publisher : IOS Press
  • Release Date : 2011
  • Total pages : 431
  • ISBN : 0128046171
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Summary : Health information systems are now widely used around the world to raise the quality of healthcare, reduce medical error rates and improve access to health information and services, and health informatics is now recognized as a separate and unique area of disciplinary study and professional practice. This book presents the ...

Textbook in Health Informatics

Textbook in Health Informatics
  • Author : John Mantas,A. Hasman
  • Publisher : Studies in Health Technology and Informatics
  • Release Date : 2002
  • Total pages : 504
  • ISBN : 0128046171
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Summary : Textbook in Health Informatics covers subjects addressed in the overall field of Health Informatics. A number of issues particular to nursing will also be reviewed. It will give its reader an overview of Health Informatics, starting with an introduction to Health Care. In this introduction Classification and Management in Nursing ...

Health Informatics for Medical Librarians

Health Informatics for Medical Librarians
  • Author : Ana D. Cleveland,Donald B. Cleveland
  • Publisher : Neal Schuman Pub
  • Release Date : 2009
  • Total pages : 288
  • ISBN : 0128046171
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Summary : Written specifically for information professionals, this text helps you grasp the fundamentals of a rapidly emerging field and describes how medical libraries can be essential players in the health informatics revolution. The book includes discussion of the history, role, and infrastructure of medical informatics as well as its impact on ...

Handbook of Research on Patient Safety and Quality Care through Health Informatics

Handbook of Research on Patient Safety and Quality Care through Health Informatics
  • Author : Michell, Vaughan
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2013-09-30
  • Total pages : 486
  • ISBN : 0128046171
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Summary : Medical and health activities can greatly benefit from the effective use of health informatics. By capturing, processing, and disseminating information to the correct systems and processes, decision-making can be more successful and quality care and patient safety would see significant improvements. The Handbook of Research on Patient Safety and Quality ...

Handbook of Research on Advances in Health Informatics and Electronic Healthcare Applications Global Adoption and Impact of Information Communication Technologies

Handbook of Research on Advances in Health Informatics and Electronic Healthcare Applications  Global Adoption and Impact of Information Communication Technologies
  • Author : Khoumbati, Khalil,Dwivedi, Yogesh K.,Srivastava, Aradhana,Lal, Banita
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2009-07-31
  • Total pages : 628
  • ISBN : 0128046171
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Summary : "This book presents a comprehensive resource elucidating the adoption and usage of health informatics"--Provided by publisher....

Health Informatics Practical Guide for Healthcare and Information Technology Professionals Sixth Edition

Health Informatics  Practical Guide for Healthcare and Information Technology Professionals  Sixth Edition
  • Author : Robert E. Hoyt,Ann K. Yoshihashi
  • Publisher : Lulu.com
  • Release Date : 2014-02
  • Total pages : 534
  • ISBN : 0128046171
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Summary : Health Informatics (HI) focuses on the application of Information Technology (IT) to the field of medicine to improve individual and population healthcare delivery, education and research. This extensively updated fifth edition reflects the current knowledge in Health Informatics and provides learning objectives, key points, case studies and references....

Health Informatics Building a Healthcare Future Through Trusted Information

Health Informatics  Building a Healthcare Future Through Trusted Information
  • Author : A.J. Maeder
  • Publisher : IOS Press
  • Release Date : 2012-07-11
  • Total pages : 272
  • ISBN : 0128046171
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Summary : A more trusted environment for the management and use of health information would undoubtedly help to consolidate and accelerate the use of health informatics solutions as change mechanisms to drive the establishment and adoption of new models of care, as well as new technology-oriented healthcare processes. This book presents 35 papers ...