Administration Applications

  • Kathryn J. Hannah
  • Marion J. Ball
  • Margaret J. A. Edwards
Part of the Computers in Health Care book series (HI)

Abstract

Managers and caregivers throughout the health care system are being asked to increase the efficiency and effectiveness of patient care while also maintaining or even reducing current levels of resource consumption. A principal strategy used to achieve these goals is to consider information as a corporate strategic resource and provide enhanced information management methods and tools to health care professionals. The idea is to use information to more effectively manage available resources.

Keywords

Nursing Care Management Information System Management Information System Nursing Unit Nursing Workload 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1994

Authors and Affiliations

  • Kathryn J. Hannah
    • 1
  • Marion J. Ball
    • 2
  • Margaret J. A. Edwards
    • 3
  1. 1.Information Management Consulting Branch, Information Technology DivisionAlberta HealthEdmontonCanada
  2. 2.Information ServicesUniversity of MarylandBaltimoreUSA
  3. 3.Margaret J. A. Edwards and Associates Inc.CalgaryCanada

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