Web Mobile-Based Applications of Healthcare Management, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1591406609
  • ISBN-13: 9781591406600
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 421 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2007 | Published/Released May 2007
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2007

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Overview

Healthcare organizations are constantly designing effective systems aiming to help achieve customer satisfaction. Web-based and mobile-based technologies are two forms of information technologies that healthcare executives are increasingly looking to merge as an opportunity to develop such systems. Web Mobile-Based Applications for Healthcare Management addresses the difficult task of managing admissions and waiting lists while ensuring a quick and convincing response to unanticipated changes of the clinical needs. Web Mobile-Based Applications for Healthcare Management tackles the limitations of traditional systems, and takes into consideration the dynamic nature of clinical needs, scarce resources, alternative strategies, and customer satisfaction in an environment that often imposes unexpected deviation from planned activities.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Introducing IGI's Information Quality Management Series.
Web Mobile-Based Applications for Healthcare Management: Table of Contents.
Foreword.
Preface.
Acknowledgments.
1: Web and Mobile Strategies.
2: The Development of a Web Strategy in a Healthcare Organization: A Case History.
3: A Framework for Delivering M-Health Excellence.
4: Healthcare Organizations and the Internet's Virtual Space: Changes in Action.
5: Challenges and Opportunities.
6: An E-Healthcare Mobile Application: A Stakeholders' Analysis Experience of Reading.
7: Behavior Change Through ICT Use: Experiences from Relatively Healthy Populations.
8: Challenges, Opportunities and Solutions for Ubiquitous Eldercare.
9: Security, Reliability, and Interoperability.
10: Bringing Secure Wireless Technology to the Bedside: A Case Study of Two Canadian Healthcare Organizations.
11: Reliability and Evaluation of Health Information Online.
12: Integrating Mobile-Based Systems with Healthcare Databases.
13: Patient Empowerment.
14: Utilizing Mobile Phones as Patient Terminal in Managing Chronic Diseases.
15: Considerations for Deploying Web and Mobile Technologies to Support the Building of Patient Self-Efficacy and Self-Management of Chronic Illness.
16: PDAs as Mobile-Based Health Information Deployment Platforms for Ambulatory Care: Clinician-Centric End-User Considerations.
17: Industrial Applications.
18: 3G Mobile Medical Image Viewing.
19: Intelligent Agents Framework for RFID Hospitals.
20: Rescheduling Dental Care with GSM-Based Text Messages.
21: Conceptual Frameworks.
22: Conceptual Framework for Mobile-Based Application in Healthcare.
23: IDEF3-Based Framework for Web-Based Hospital Information System.
About the Authors.
Index.