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Patient Safety Advances with Health IT

By Rumaisa Baig | November 15, 2022 |

The Importance of Patient Safety One of the top 10 leading causes of death is a result of adverse health effects [1]. Almost half of the adverse events can be prevented, especially with advances in health IT. Patient safety is used to categorize various methods of reducing risks and errors that patients may face while…

Precision Health Advances with Health IT Solutions

By Rumaisa Baig | October 27, 2022 | Comments Off on Precision Health Advances with Health IT Solutions
Precision Health Advanced with Health IT Solutions

Purpose of Precision Health Precision health focuses on all aspects of disease prevention and treatment. This means that factors outside of a traditional doctor’s office, such as a patient’s lifestyle or environmental factors can also play into the treatment plan [1]. Furthermore, the family health history and current data from personal devices come together to…

Back to the Basics of Human-Centered Design Infographic

By Rumaisa Baig | October 19, 2022 | Comments Off on Back to the Basics of Human-Centered Design Infographic

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Getting Back to the Basics of Human-Centered Design

By Rumaisa Baig | October 13, 2022 | Comments Off on Getting Back to the Basics of Human-Centered Design
Doctor pointing for Human Centered Design

Human-Centered Design (HCD) Human-centered design is the process of creating systems that meet and adjust to functional requirements set by users [1]. The users can range from patients to doctors. This requires lots of communication so that requirements can be voiced and met as needed. Before developers start creating solutions and various systems, they need…

Back to the Basics of Telemedicine

By Rumaisa Baig | October 4, 2022 | Comments Off on Back to the Basics of Telemedicine
Telemedicine session going on

Telemedicine Telemedicine is the use of technology to provide remote health services to patients [1]. These remote services can include diagnoses, treatment, and educational resources that improve overall health. Telemedicine can be provided using smart devices such as computers, phones, and wearables. Ways Telemedicine is Delivered Telemedicine is usually delivered through the use of the…

Back to the Basics of Clinical Decision Support Systems (CDSS)

By Rumaisa Baig | September 27, 2022 | Comments Off on Back to the Basics of Clinical Decision Support Systems (CDSS)
Human Centered Design data analyze

Clinical Decision Support Systems CDSS gather, store, and analyze data from various EHR systems. They provide alerts, reminders, and guidelines to doctors so they can make informed decisions backed by evidence [1]. With CDSS, clinicians can provide personalized and preventive patient care that leads to better health outcomes.  CDSS are made up of a data…

Back to the Basics of Cloud Computing Services in Healthcare

By Rumaisa Baig | September 15, 2022 | Comments Off on Back to the Basics of Cloud Computing Services in Healthcare
Cloud Computing Services in Healthcare

Cloud Computing in Healthcare Cloud computing is a method of collecting, storing, and monitoring patient data online. It allows flexibility for providers and patients so that remote care services and data storage can be securely and effectively provided [1]. Therefore, it is no surprise that the industry is expected to grow in the years to…

Back to the Basics of Interoperability in Healthcare

By Rumaisa Baig | September 1, 2022 | Comments Off on Back to the Basics of Interoperability in Healthcare
Interoperability in Healthcare

What is Interoperability? Interoperability is when different information systems can exchange, interpret, and integrate data between one another in a meaningful way [1]. The data that is transferred should be done carefully to protect patients. Furthermore, the data should be exchanged both within the same system and between various systems.  Different Levels of Interoperability Foundational…

Getting Back to The Basics of Information Management in Health IT

By Rumaisa Baig | August 22, 2022 | Comments Off on Getting Back to The Basics of Information Management in Health IT
Information Management in Health IT

Health Information Management Health IT companies often deal with data ranging from medical records to daily operations. IT professionals must protect sensitive data and records from loss. Furthermore, large amounts of data must be acquired and analyzed into meaningful connections [1]. This is where health information management comes in. Health information professionals ensure that health…

Getting Back to the Basics of Help Desk Support in Health IT

By Rumaisa Baig | August 2, 2022 | Comments Off on Getting Back to the Basics of Help Desk Support in Health IT
Help Desk Support group in Health IT

Help Desk Support The help desk support assists customers with issues regarding bugs and the lack of functionality. Additionally, this assures that the support team promptly handles customers’ complaints. Without a help desk, companies may face a decrease in efficiency, delays in handling bugs, and increased costs [1]. Therefore, it is crucial to implement a…