TITLE

SHOW US THE EVIDENCE

AUTHOR(S)
Hagland, Mark
PUB. DATE
January 2010
SOURCE
Healthcare Informatics;Jan2010, Vol. 27 Issue 1, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the clinical guidelines being established by hospitals in the U.S. They are working to leverage their databases using solid information technology foundation, according to the author. Hospitals across the country are examining clinical literature and hospitals' own clinical databases, and are creating a continuous loop of data reporting and data-driven process change in care delivery. The moves are being made to change the face of patient care and to drive improvements in quality, patient safety, efficiency, and cost-effectiveness.
ACCESSION #
48004150

 

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