hospital information system

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hospital information system

[′häs‚pid·əl ‚in·fər′mā·shən ‚sis·təm]
(computer science)
The collection, evaluation or verification, storage, and retrieval of information about a patient.
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Increasingly, CT was being repeated after the patient reached our center to obtain "standardized" images and a formal written report in the hospital computer system.
The hearing heard last October how Mrs Lockheed was sacked instantly after allegedly admitting misusing a hospital computer system, which could be accessed from the centre, to check up on her niece.
Not only hospital management, but the system supplier as well, has generally viewed the selection of a hospital computer system as an either/or proposition and the systems that have been developed have reflected this view.
AN investigation into an obscene email being passed around a hospital computer system has led to 30 health workers being suspended.
Here they have access to computer workstations that feature multimedia educational programs, as well as links to the hospital computer system, the medical school, and the Internet.
A HEALTH worker was sacked instantly after allegedly admitting misusing a hospital computer system to check up on her niece, a tribunal heard.
The hospital computer system is a good example of a strategic investment.
These orders would be downloaded to the protable printer by a real-time infrared communication link to a laboratory or hospital computer system.
A comprehensive, integrated hospital computer system --the VA's first--is now being installed in all but three of these 172 facilities.
With OR1(TM), perioperative staff can retrieve patient images and information from the hospital computer system and communicate in real-time through a seamless Internet connection with healthcare providers around the world.
This includes sensitivity, accuracy, and, more recently, electronic connectivity to the lab and hospital computer systems so that result reporting and billing are done automatically.
The two countries agreed to accelerate partnerships in hospital computer systems, organ transplants, the pharmaceutical industry and the prevention of emerging diseases.
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