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Medical Records for Health Systems

  • Bruce R. Schatz
  • Richard B. BerlinJr.
Chapter
Part of the Health Informatics book series (HI)

Abstract

Medical Records developed within the hospital infrastructure to keep track of what procedures had been done to the patient. Through the rise of health informatics, Electronic Medical Records (EMR) have expanded to include all the services within the hospital, both for diagnosis such as laboratory tests and for treatment such as pharmacy drugs. In this way, EMR have become a critical part of the healthcare infrastructure for acute care.

Keywords

Electronic Medical Record Heart Attack Acute Care Chronic Care Health Information Technology 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Bruce R. Schatz
    • 1
  • Richard B. BerlinJr.
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Medical Information Science, Department of Computer ScienceUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-ChampaignUrbanaUSA

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