Cloud Computing Applications for Quality Health Care Delivery, 1st Edition

  • Anastasius Moumtzoglou
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  • ISBN-10: 1466661194
  • ISBN-13: 9781466661196
  • DDC: 610.285
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 337 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released December 2015
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014

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Software applications once held on local computers and servers are beginning to shift to the public Internet sphere, and private health information is no exception. The likelihood of placing once restricted and private health records “in the cloud” is increasing. Cloud Computing Applications for Quality Health Care Delivery focuses on cloud technologies that could affect quality in the healthcare field. Leading experts in this area offer their knowledge and contribute to the demystification of healthcare in the Cloud. This publication will prove to be a useful tool for undergraduate and graduate students of healthcare quality and management, healthcare managers, and industry professionals.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Advances in Healthcare Information Systems and Administration (AHISA) Book Series.
Titles in this Series.
Editorial Advisory Board.
Table of Contents.
Detailed Table of Contents.
1: A Survey on Research Initiatives for Healthcare Clouds.
2: Not Just Meaningful Data but Coordinated Data! Can Cloud Computing Promote Down-to-Earth E-Valuation of Disease and Healthcare?.
3: Big Data in Healthcare.
4: Wiki-Health: A Big Data Platform for Health Sensor Data Management.
5: Interoperability in Healthcare.
6: Efficient Healthcare Integrity Assurance in the Cloud with Incremental Cryptography and Trusted Computing.
7: Auditing Privacy for Cloud-Based EHR Systems.
8: Sharing Medical Information by Means of Using Intelligent Agents and Cloud Computing.
9: Cloud Computing Location Based Services for Quality Health Care Services Delivery.
10: Message-Oriented Middleware on the Cloud for Exchanging E-Health Data.
11: CoSeMed: Cooperative and Secure Medical Device Sharing.
12: Cloud Computing for BioLabs.
13: Cloud Computing for Cytopathologists.
14: A Case Study of the Health Cloud.
15: Demystifying Quality of Healthcare in the Cloud.
Compilation of References.
About the Contributors.