Focuses on the role of computers in the provision of medical services. This book provides both a conceptual framework and a practical approach for the implementation and management of IT used to improve the delivery of health care. It is suitable for practitioners, researchers, and students for an introduction to key topics in the field.Diagnosis-Related Groups Another U.S. creation for the purpose of abstracting medical records is the DRGs, developed ... In this case, the coding system is an abstraction of an abstraction; it is applied to lists of ICD-9-CM codes that areanbsp;...
|Author||:||Edward H. Shortliffe, James J. Cimino|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2006-12-02|