• 1970s
  • DEERS was created in the late 1970s as a Joint Medical/Personnel Database, and first put into operation in 1982. (wikipedia.org)
  • After lobbying in the 1960s and 1970s for such a system to be built, Spitzer's vision ultimately materialized into the world's first space-based optical telescope, Hubble Space Telescope, which was launched on April 20, 1990 by the Space Shuttle Discovery (STS-31). (wikipedia.org)
  • methods
  • Instead of solely using paper tape recording methods, the stenographic recorder also electronically stores key-strokes in built-in memory or on disk. (google.fr)
  • Projects at IBM included developing numerical methods for computing the power (specific impulse) of solid rocket fuel combustion in 1959, and inserting alphabetic I/O capability into FORTRAN compilers to allow output of chemical equations in 1960. (wikipedia.org)
  • Preferably the authenticating operation further includes methods and apparatus for archiving, retrieving and observing in a correlated fashion both the information presented and the recorded individual's responses thereto. (google.com.au)
  • This review paper will focus on the computerized methods designed to improve some components of quality of health care. (managedcaremag.com)
  • processes
  • The system (10) consists of a client database (12) and a client program (14) that includes for each client unique motivational messages and/or questions based on the transtheoretical model of change comprising the six stages of behavioral change (100) and the 14 processes of change (114), as interwinding, interacting variables in the modification of health and mental health behaviors of the client (50). (google.com.au)
  • To date there is limited evidence that nursing homes are reaching these levels of sophistication, with 1% or less of skilled nursing facilities, for example, incorporating electronic health records into clinical processes 2 , 3 . (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
  • A visual prosthesis system consists of an external (or implantable) imaging system which acquires and processes the video. (wikipedia.org)
  • recipient
  • Initially called the Decentralized Hospital Computer Program (DHCP) information system, DHCP was enshrined as a recipient of the Computerworld Smithsonian Award for best use of Information Technology in Medicine in 1995. (wikipedia.org)
  • data
  • An electronic data interchange personal identifier, or EDIPI, is a number assigned to a record in the United States Department of Defense's Defense Enrollment and Eligibility Reporting System (DEERS) database. (wikipedia.org)
  • in contrast, a fully integrated system would use employee schedules, financial data, resident census and acuity to support administrative decision making about staffing needs for a clinical unit or facility. (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
  • The Veterans Information Systems and Technology Architecture (VISTA) is a nationwide information system and Electronic Health Record (EHR) developed by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). VISTA consists of over 180 applications for clinical, financial, and administrative functions within a single, integrated database, allowing all applications to share a single, authoritative source of data for all veteran-related care and services. (wikipedia.org)
  • The next year he worked on real-time data-acquisition control and data analysis using coupled computers for clinical research, and in 1970 on transposed storage (now termed a Column-oriented DBMS) for databases for very-high speed on-line analytical processing, also at the medical school. (wikipedia.org)
  • Integrated data repositories are complex systems developed to solve a variety of problems ranging from identity management, protection of confidentiality, semantic and syntactic comparability of data from different sources, and most importantly convenient and flexible query. (wikipedia.org)
  • The system can also be used together with other monitoring devices, such as glucose, blood pressure, pulse and temperature monitors, to monitor the person's conition and to communicate related data to the central server. (google.ca)
  • The downsides of telemedicine include the cost of telecommunication and data management equipment and of technical training for medical personnel who will employ it. (wikipedia.org)
  • physicians
  • Over 65% of all physicians trained in the U.S. rotate through the VHA, making VISTA the most familiar EHR in the U.S. The VistA system is highly rated by physicians, receiving the highest overall score in Medscape surveys of over 15,000 physicians in 2014 and again in 2016, receiving particularly high marks for connectivity and utility as a clinical tool. (wikipedia.org)
  • Physicians must have graduated from a medical school in the United States or Canada, or a school located elsewhere that is approved by the ABPM. (wikipedia.org)
  • A medical school is a tertiary educational institution -or part of such an institution- that teaches medicine, and awards a professional degree for physicians and surgeons. (wikipedia.org)
  • The housemanship training is done only in hospitals accredited for such purposes by the Medical and Dental Council of Ghana Following the permanent registration with the medical and dental council, doctors can specialize in any of the various fields that is organized by either the West African college of Physicians and Surgeons or the Ghana College of Physician and Surgeons. (wikipedia.org)
  • Medical officers are also sometimes hired by the Ghana Health Service to work in the Districts/Rural areas as Primary Care Physicians. (wikipedia.org)
  • knowledge-based
  • His research focuses on the design of large-scale database management systems, the protection of their content, often using knowledge-based techniques. (wikipedia.org)
  • Laboratory
  • The Laboratory also applies its special expertise and multidisciplinary capabilities to preventing the proliferation and use of weapons of mass destruction, bolstering homeland security and solving other nationally important problems, including energy and environmental security, basic science and economic competitiveness. (wikipedia.org)
  • To this day, in official planning documents and records, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory is designated as Site 100, Lawrence Livermore National Lab as Site 200, and LLNL's remote test location as Site 300. (wikipedia.org)
  • care
  • His foresight, enthusiasm, selflessness and dedication have earned him well-earned respect from his far-reaching international colleagues, and his involvement on multiple levels of local, national and international emergency medicine and acute care systems development are well-known, emulated and sought-after. (visualcv.com)
  • Dr. Hall demonstrated his commitment to excellence and team work, as well as his superb medical judgement when he founded the Emergency Room at the Heart Hospital of New Mexico, contributing immensely to the hospital's reputation as a Best Place to Work and as a nationally recognized program for heart care. (visualcv.com)
  • His passion for improving medical care for his community is truly inspiring and he makes his mark wherever he goes. (visualcv.com)
  • Dr Hall makes dreams come true and miracles to happen for people in need of education and medical care throughout the Americas. (visualcv.com)
  • However, innovation does exist and nursing homes using highly sophisticated computerized systems to manage care have been identified 7 , 8 . (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
  • An example illustrating the importance of interoperability of integrated information systems is demonstrated during a transition of care from a nursing home to another healthcare facility. (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
  • The VHA is the largest integrated health delivery network in the United States, providing care for over 8 million veterans by 180,000 medical professionals throughout the continental U.S., Alaska, and Hawaii in a single, integrated national healthcare network. (wikipedia.org)
  • VistA supports both ambulatory and inpatient care, and includes several significant enhancements to the original DHCP system. (wikipedia.org)
  • CPRS provides a client-server interface that allows health care providers to review and update a patient's electronic medical record. (wikipedia.org)
  • An extensive study of computerized ambulatory health care systems, appeared as an appendix to his dissertation. (wikipedia.org)
  • Informatics researchers and health care vendors have responded with computer systems that promise to improve health care delivery. (managedcaremag.com)
  • The system can be used to realize systems for self-care monitoring and control of afflictions and physical conditions, such as chronic respiratory afflictions. (google.ca)
  • Physics
  • Notably, Ledley drew on his training in dentistry and physics to develop a system that optimized the process of fitting dentures by allowing dentists to determine the "angle of chew," or the mean slope of each tooth relative to the surface of an object (e.g. a piece of food) being bitten. (wikipedia.org)
  • facilitate
  • Telemedicine can also facilitate medical education by allowing workers to observe experts in their fields and share best practices more easily. (wikipedia.org)
  • another
  • eHealth is another related term, used particularly in the U.K. and Europe, as an umbrella term that includes telehealth, electronic medical records, and other components of health information technology. (wikipedia.org)
  • The pressure gauge display and the timer assembly display are situated conveniently on the syringe assembly and in proximity to one another so as to enable a syringe operator to substantially simultaneously monitor durations of inflation and deflation without the need for an assistant, yet without requiring purchase or use of computerized monitors. (google.fr)
  • There are seven medical schools in Ghana: The University of Ghana Medical School in Accra, the KNUST School of Medical Sciences in Kumasi, University for Development Studies School of Medicine in Tamale, University of Cape Coast Medical School and the University of Allied Health Sciences in Ho, Volta Region, the leading private medical school in Ghana - the Accra College of Medicine, and Family Health Medical School another private medical school. (wikipedia.org)
  • work
  • ON June 5, 2017, United States Secretary of Veterans Affairs David Shulkin announced that the VA's electronic medical recordkeeping will be subsumed into the Department of Defense's Armed Forces Health Longitudinal Technology Application (AHLTA) system, with the work contracted out to Cerner. (wikipedia.org)
  • Dr. Ommaya received his M.D. from King Edward Medical College in Pakistan in 1953 and completed his graduate work in Physiology, Psychology, and Biochemistry at the University of Oxford (Balliol College) as a Rhodes Scholar (M.A.) in 1956. (wikipedia.org)
  • A request for proposals (RFP) was issued in December 1982 for preliminary design work. (wikipedia.org)
  • Due to the backwards compatibility of the Commodore 128, most peripherals will work on that system, as well. (wikipedia.org)
  • personal
  • Wiederhold's career included: Rapid presentation of database information for personal computing at VisiCorp (1982). (wikipedia.org)
  • equipment
  • The project consisted of ten buildings for the Army National Guard and reserve units, including a battle command training center complete with state-of-the-art computerized equipment. (wikipedia.org)
  • Computers and satellites that coordinate other activities are vulnerable components of a system and could lead to the disruption of equipment. (wikipedia.org)
  • practice
  • Although medical schools confer upon graduates a medical degree, a physician typically may not legally practice medicine until licensed by the local government authority. (wikipedia.org)
  • Upon completion of the mandatory 2-year housemanship, these medical doctors are permanently registered with the MDC and can practice as medical officers (General Practitioners) anywhere in the country. (wikipedia.org)
  • physician
  • An automated and interactive positive motivation system (10) that allows a physician, counselor or trainer to produce and send a series of motivational messages and/or questions to a client (50) to change or reinforce a specific behavioral problem. (google.com.au)
  • In October 2011 American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS), the organization overseeing the certification of specialist MDs in the United States, announced the creation of MD-only physician certification in clinical informatics. (wikipedia.org)
  • improve
  • It has been used to overcome distance barriers and to improve access to medical services that would often not be consistently available in distant rural communities. (wikipedia.org)
  • biological
  • Christine Park evaluates both bottom-up and top-down approaches in systems biology, both of which address the complexity of biological systems in developing new disease treatments. (issuu.com)
  • Design
  • Major books were Database Design, McGraw-Hill, 1977 and 1982 and Valuing Intellectual Capital, Springer 2013. (wikipedia.org)
  • database
  • Defense Enrollment Eligibility Reporting System (DEERS) is a computerized database for United States Service members, retirees, 100% VA Disabled Veterans, dependents, DoD active Contractors, and others worldwide who are entitled to Public Key Infrastructure and TRICARE eligibility. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2001, it implemented the National Enrollment Database, which provided medical portability. (wikipedia.org)
  • A record in the DEERS database is a person plus personnel category (e.g. contractor, reservist, civilian, active duty, etc. (wikipedia.org)
  • The VA currently runs a majority of VistA systems on the proprietary InterSystems Caché version of MUMPS, but an open source MUMPS database engine, called GT.M, for Linux and Unix computers has also been developed. (wikipedia.org)
  • He authored a text book on quantitative aspects of database management systems, first published by McGraw-Hill in 1977. (wikipedia.org)
  • He authored and coauthored more than 400 published papers and reports on computing and medicine and served as the associate editor or editor-in-chief of ACM's Transactions on Database Systems (TODS) from 1982 to 1992. (wikipedia.org)
  • components
  • Compromise of military systems, such as C4ISTAR components that are responsible for orders and communications could lead to their interception or malicious replacement. (wikipedia.org)
  • patents
  • He held patents in devices for drug delivery to the brain, protective systems for neck and head injuries and an artificial organ for treatment of diabetes. (wikipedia.org)
  • electronic
  • Thus, it was suggested, by 2007, nursing homes should have integrated electronic medical records to clinically manage residents and computerized cross checking for drug-dose, drug-lab, and drug-diet verification. (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
  • VA hospitals using VistA are one of only thirteen hospital systems that have achieved the qualifications for HIMSS stage 7, the highest level of electronic health record integration, while a non-VA hospital using VistA is one of only 42 US hospitals that has achieved HIMSS stage 6. (wikipedia.org)
  • Virtual medical treatment also entails potentially decreased human interaction between medical professionals and patients, an increased risk of error when medical services are delivered in the absence of a registered professional, and an increased risk that protected health information may be compromised through electronic storage and transmission. (wikipedia.org)
  • study
  • Consequently, the purpose of this study was to develop a matrix of nursing home IT sophistication from interviews and focus groups with knowledgeable IT staff using highly sophisticated IT systems. (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
  • school
  • In 1965 he developed similar techniques for the Stanford University Medical School. (wikipedia.org)
  • Ledley promptly volunteered, and was sent to the U.S. Army Medical Field Service School for training. (wikipedia.org)
  • Entry into these medical schools are highly competitive and it is usually based on successful completion of the Senior High School Examinations. (wikipedia.org)
  • The University of Ghana Medical School and KNUST School of Medical Sciences in Kumasi use the Tradition medical education model whiles University for Development Studies School of Medicine uses the Problem-based learning model. (wikipedia.org)
  • In Kenya, medical school is a faculty of a university. (wikipedia.org)
  • fellow
  • he was named a fellow of the American College of Medical Informatics in 1984, a fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers in 1991, and fellow of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) in 1995. (wikipedia.org)
  • addition
  • In addition, DEERS enables DoD e-business, including identity management, and reduces fraud and abuse of government benefits and supports force health protection and medical readiness. (wikipedia.org)
  • In addition, thriving black markets for these kinds of cyber weapons are buying and selling these cyber capabilities to the highest bidder without regard for consequences. (wikipedia.org)
  • Department
  • RAPIDS is United States Department of Defense system to issue the definitive credential within DoD for obtaining Common Access Card tokens in the DoD PKI. (wikipedia.org)
  • A Federally Funded Research and Development Center (FFRDC), it is primarily funded by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) and managed and operated by Lawrence Livermore National Security, LLC (LLNS), a partnership of the University of California, Bechtel, BWX Technologies, AECOM, and Battelle Memorial Institute in affiliation with the Texas A&M University System. (wikipedia.org)
  • There he was in charge of a unit with 400 employees and two computers, an IBM 704 and a UNIVAC 1103A, which led to him transferring to the company's information systems department, which in turn led to him having the responsibility to get government contracts. (wikipedia.org)
  • Although
  • Although the bulk of electronically stored key-strokes may be translated automatically, the court reporter still works interactively with the CAT system to translate those key-strokes which the CAT system did not recognize. (google.fr)