Case Studies of Electronic Health Records in Post-Acute and Long-Term Care. Case Studies of Electronic Health Records in Post-Acute and Long-Term Care : Table 8


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ACHEAdmission Clearinghouse Enterprise
ADLactivities of daily living
ADSautomated discharge summary
AHRQAgency for Healthcare Research and Quality
ASPapplication service provider
ASPEOffice of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
BPBay Pines
CACClinical Application Coordinator (Bay Pines VAMC)
CEOChief Executive Officer
CHRCommunity Health record (PeaceHealth)
CIOChief Information Officer
CISClinical Information System (Cerner's EHR system to be used at DBC)
CNACertified Nurses Assistant
CPOEcomputer-based provider order entry
CPRScomputer-based patient record system
DBCDeaconess Billings Clinic
DONDirector of Nursing
EBMevidenced-based medicine
EHRelectronic health record
FDBFirst DataBank
FIMFunctional Independence Measure
GEMGeriatrics Evaluation and Measurement Unit
GNPGeriatric Nurse Practitioner
GUIgraphical user interface
H&Phistory and physical
HBPChospital-based primary care
HHAhome health agency
HHRGhome health resource group
HIDHealth Improvement Division (PeaceHealth)
HIPAAHealth Insurance Portability and Accountability Act
HL7Health Level 7
HMOhealthcare management organization
ICUintensive care unit
IRF-PAIInpatient Rehabilitation Facility-Patient Assessment Instrument
ITinformation technology
LOINCLogical Observation Identifiers Names and Codes
LTClong-term care
MARmedication administration record
MDDoctor of Medicine
MDSMinimum Data Set
MISMedical Information System (North Mississippi Health Services)
MPImaster patient index
NDCNational Drug Code
NHnursing home
NHCUnursing home care unit
NHIINational Health Information Infrastructure
NMHSNorth Mississippi Health Services
NMMCNorth Mississippi Medical Center
OASISOutcome and Assessment Information Set
PAphysician assistant
PACpost-acute care
PACSpicture archiving and communication system
PPOpreferred provider organization
PPSprospective payment system
RAPResident Assessment Protocol
RNregistered nurse
SNFskilled nursing facility
SNOMEDSystemized Nomenclature of Medicine
TCUtransitional care unit
VAVeterans Administration
VAMCVeterans Affairs Medical Center
VISNVeterans Integrated Service Networks
VistAVeterans health information system and technology Architecture
WBTWeb-based training