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Health Information Interchange

Conrick, Moya , Walker, Sue M., Scott, Peter, & Frean, Isobel (2006) Health Information Interchange. In Conrick, Moya (Ed.) Health informatics : transforming healthcare with technology. Thomson Social Science Press, South Melbourne, Vic., pp. 20-38.

Abstract

Health is information intensive: it has many disparate groups with multiple perspectives and subcultures. Each group sees things slightly differently, but they must all capture, communicate, reliably retrieve and re-use information between each other and across multiple settings. This chapter examines some of the methods used to represent data and to enable information interchange across the health spectrum.

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ID Code: 13605
Item Type: Book Chapter
Additional Information: For more information about this book please refer to the publisher's website (see link) or contact the author.
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Keywords: health informatics
ISBN: 0170127311
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > INFORMATION AND COMPUTING SCIENCES (080000) > LIBRARY AND INFORMATION STUDIES (080700) > Information Retrieval and Web Search (080704)
Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > INFORMATION AND COMPUTING SCIENCES (080000) > INFORMATION SYSTEMS (080600) > Information Systems Management (080609)
Divisions: Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Health
Current > Research Centres > National Centre for Health Information Research & Training
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2006 Thomson Social Science Press
Deposited On: 22 May 2008
Last Modified: 10 Aug 2011 23:41

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