document management system


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document management system

Software that manages documents for electronic publishing. It generally supports a large variety of document formats and provides extensive access control and searching capabilities across LANs and WANs. A document management system may support multiple versions of a document and may be able to combine text fragments written by different authors. It often includes a workflow component that routes documents to the appropriate users. See workflow and document imaging.
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In addition, document management systems provide repositories that can be organized around taxonomies or document properties that can be defined at either the organizational or workgroup level.
Users can walk up to a copier and import files from digital camera memory sticks, USB drives, or from a network folder and combine with scanned images to create a composite file that can then be emailed, printed or delivered to a document management system.
Oregon Mutual conducted an exhaustive analysis of document management systems before they chose ImageRight.
SendMe seamlessly integrates into any document management system and workflow, works with any scanning engine or destination, and allows user interface customization with API scripting and an easy-to-use administrator's application.
com - offers simple-to-use and cost-effective document management system that brings enormous volumes of electronic and paper documents under control.
The document management system supports all aspects of MBCMH's business, from consumer referrals and treatment to billing and reporting, and has improved revenue while meeting Medicaid and HIPAA requirements.
Through the use of NeoIntegrate, Dialog Medical can facilitate HL7 communications between its iMedConsent application and a hospital's EMR, patient registration and document management systems.
The 2005 IKON Insight Series is a forum where attendees can examine best practices and new approaches for maximizing the success of their document management system.

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