Advertisement

Realising the Potential Benefits of Integrated Systems in Nursing

  • Evelyn J. S. Hovenga
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Medical Informatics book series (LNMED, volume 40)

Abstract

The development and use of fully integrated systems in health care is expanding rapidly. Timely data capture as close to the source as possible and one data base requiring data items to be entered once only, are features most systems aim to incorporate. Bedside terminals are in. As a result, all health professionals will in the future be required to interact with a computer to obtain and document information about their patients and clients.

Keywords

Medical Informatics Electronic Data Interchange Purse String Anticipate Benefit American Nurse 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.

Preview

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

References

  1. 1.
    Noehr C. and Bernstein K. 1989 Can HIS be Developed Without Organizational Change? The Creative Potential in User Participation in: Proceedings of the Sixth Conference on Medical Informatics Beijing, China 16–20 October and Singapore 11–15 December p.335.Google Scholar
  2. 2.
    Leguit F.A. 1989 Integration: Levelling or Interfacing, What are the Choices? in: Proceedings Medinfo’89 op cit p.343.Google Scholar
  3. 3.
    Bakker A., Kouwenberg J.M.L and Ottes F.P. 1989 HIS and PACS Integration Aspects in: Medinfo’89 op cit p.379.Google Scholar
  4. 4.
    Waxman L. Director of X/Open 1988 in Computerworld November 7 Vol.XXII No.45 p.25 and p.31.Google Scholar
  5. 5.
    Scamc 1990 Call for Participation.Google Scholar
  6. 6.
    Schultz S. and Abraham I. 1989 HL7:An Emerging Standard for Health Information Systems, Medinfo’89 op cit p.1032.Google Scholar
  7. 7.
    Zielstorff R.D.,McHugh M.L. and Clinton J 1988 Computer Design Criteria American Nurses’ Association Missouri Pub.No.NS-30 2.5M 6/88Google Scholar
  8. 8.
  9. 9.
    Simpson R.L. and Waite R 1989 NCNIP’s system of the future: A call for accountability, revenue control and national data sets. Nursing Administration Quarterly 14(1), 72–77.Google Scholar
  10. 10.
    Staggers N. 1988 Using Computers in Nursing — Documented Benefits and Needed Studies Computers in Nursing Vol.6/No.4 pp164–170.Google Scholar
  11. 11.
    Kalbach P.J. and Kalbach L.R. 1988 Effects on the Distribution of Nursing Care Time After Implementation of a Computerized Patient Monitoring System in:Proceedings of the Third International Symposium on Nursing Use of Computers and Information Science Dublin.Google Scholar
  12. 12.
    Cook M, Fleming JJ, Buchanan NS 1981 E1 Camino Hospital: Ten Years Later. Computers in Hospitals 2(4) :22–25.Google Scholar
  13. 13.
    Edmunds L. 1984 Computers for Inpatient Nursing Care. Computers in Nursing 2:102–108.Google Scholar
  14. 14.
    McHugh ML Increasing Productivity through Computer Communications Dimensions of Critical Care Nursing 5(5):294–302.Google Scholar
  15. 15.
    Hughes S. 1988 Bedside Information System: State of the Art in ball M.J, Hannah K.J., Gerdin Jelger U and Peterson H. Nursing Informatics — Where Caring and Technology Meet. Springer-Verlag NY.Google Scholar
  16. 16.
    Barry C.T. and Gibbons L.K. 1990 Information Systems Technology: barriers and Challenges to Implementation JONA Vol.20, No.2pp40–42.Google Scholar
  17. 17.
    Mowry M.M. and Korpman R.A. 1987 Evaluating Automated Information Systems Nursing Economics Vol.5, No.1.Google Scholar
  18. 18.
  19. 19.
  20. 20.
    Barry C.T. and Gibbons L.K. 1990 op. cit.Google Scholar
  21. 21.
    Wamock-matheron A and Plummer C. 1988 Introducing Nursing Information Systems in the Clinical Setting in: Ball et al op cit.Google Scholar
  22. 22.
    Peters Tom 1987 Thriving on Chaos — Handbook for a Management Revolution Alfred A. Knopf New York.Google Scholar
  23. 23.
    Zielstorff R.D., McHugh M.L and Clinton J. 1988 Computer design Criteria for Systems that Support the Nursing Process American Nurses’ Association.Google Scholar

Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1990

Authors and Affiliations

  • Evelyn J. S. Hovenga

There are no affiliations available

Personalised recommendations