Virtual and Mobile Healthcare: Breakthroughs in Research and Practice, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1522598642
  • ISBN-13: 9781522598640
  • DDC: 610.285
  • 1064 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2020 | Published/Released November 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2020

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One of the primary topics at the center of discussion, and very often debate, between industry professionals, government officials, and the general public is the current healthcare system and the potential for an overhaul of its processes and services. Many organizations concerned for the long-term care of patients wish to see new strategies, practices, and organizational tools developed to optimize healthcare systems all over the world. One of the central engines of the current shift toward reorientation of healthcare services is virtual and mobile healthcare. This book explores the trends, challenges, and issues related to the emergence of mobile and virtual healthcare. It also examines how mobile technologies can best be used for the benefit of both doctors and their patients. Topics include smart healthcare, electronic health records, and m-health. For medical professionals, healthcare administrators, doctors, nurses, practitioners, and researchers in all areas of medicine.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Associate Editors.
Editorial Advisory Board.
List of Contributors.
Table of Contents.
1: Cloud-Based Healthcare.
2: Service Level Agreements for Smart Healthcare in Cloud.
3: Cloud Computing as the Useful Resource for Application of the Medical Information System for Quality Assurance Purposes.
4: Cloud Based Wireless Infrastructure for Health Monitoring.
5: Secure Health Monitoring in the Cloud Using Homomorphic Encryption: A Branching-Program Formulation.
6: Towards Privacy-Preserving Medical Cloud Computing Using Homomorphic Encryption.
7: Data Mining, Big Data, and Analytics.
8: A Method for Classification Using Data Mining Technique for Diabetes: A Study of Health Care Information System.
9: Application of Complex Event Processing Techniques to Big Data Related to Healthcare: A Systematic Literature Review of Case Studies.
10: Concoction of Ambient Intelligence and Big Data for Better Patient Ministration Services.
11: Towards Clinical and Operational Efficiency Through Healthcare Process Analytics.
12: Electronic Health Records and Information Exchange.
13: Hierarchy Similarity Analyser: An Approach to Securely Share Electronic Health Records.
14: Biometric Secured Electronic Health Record.
15: EEMI – An Electronic Health Record for Pediatricians: Adoption Barriers, Services and Use in Mexico.
16: Critical Success Factors in Electronic Health Records (EHR) Implementation: An Exploratory Study in North India.
17: An Architectural Solution for Health Information Exchange.
18: Barriers to Successful Health Information Exchange Systems in Canada and the USA: A Systematic Review.
19: Inter-Organizational Knowledge Sharing System in the Health Sector: Physicians’ Perspective.
20: Health Information Technology.
21: The Process of Strategic, Agile, Innovation Development: A Healthcare Systems Implementation Case Study.
22: Towards the Development of Smart Spaces-Based Socio-Cyber-Medicine Systems.
23: Physician Engagement with Health Information Technology: Implications for Practice and Professionalism.
24: Adoption of ICT in Implementing Primary Health Care: Achievements of the Twenty-First Century.
25: General Practitioners’ Adoption and Use of ICT.
26: ICTs, E-Health, and Multidisciplinary Healthcare Teams: Promises and Challenges.
27: Steps towards Interoperability in Healthcare Environment.
28: Semantic Interoperability-Enabled Architecture for Connected Health Services.