Emerging Trends and Innovations in Privacy and Health Information Management, 1st Edition

  • Cristina Albuquerque
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  • ISBN-10: 1522584714
  • ISBN-13: 9781522584711
  • DDC: 610.285
  • 376 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2019 | Published/Released December 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2019

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Discussions around the preservation of privacy and confidential data of patients parallels discussions about innovation, effectiveness, and quality of care that the use of technology can provide in health services. The use of technology in the management of health services and in the provision of care in hospital establishments can pose ethical issues. An effective solution needs to be concocted before the use of this technology disturbs the privacy practices of today’s healthcare systems. This title is a collection of innovative research on the methods and applications of the preservation of privacy and confidential data of patients. While highlighting topics including privacy laws, ethical issues, and healthcare security, this book is ideally designed for professionals and researchers working in the fields of health, social intervention, and information management.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Advances in Healthcare Information Systems and Administration (AHISA) Book Series.
Editorial Advisory Board.
List of Reviewers.
Table of Contents.
Detailed Table of Contents.
1: Health Information Management: Emerging Trends, Challenges, and Impacts.
2: Approaching Information Architecture for a Market Intelligence System Based on Emerging Technologies.
3: Spatio-Temporal Hot Spot Analysis of Epidemic Diseases Using Geographic Information System for Improved Healthcare.
4: Digital Professionalism: Challenges and Opportunities to Healthcare Professions.
5: The Matrix of Complexity Associated with the Process of Social Intervention with Chronic Kidney Disease Patients.
6: Innovation, Privacy, and Inclusion: Critical Approaches and Recommendations.
7: The Emerging Concept of an Inclusive mHealth Ecosystem in India.
8: The Contribution of Technologies to Promote Healthy Aging and Prevent Frailty in Elderly People.
9: Managing End-of-Life Information in Palliative Care: Between Discord and Conceptual Blends.
10: The Hidden Face of Medical Intervention.
11: Healing Cultural Personae with the Media Dream: Using Jungian Compensation to Foster ICT Coherence.
12: Conclusion.
Compilation of References.
About the Contributors.