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HIPAA and PACS
How can one bring HIPAA compliance using RIS-PACS technology?Is it mandatory for JCI accredited hospital to incorporate HIPAA compliance when PACS is being rolled out?

Answer Question   |  December 11, 2018  11:00 am
HIPAA, PACs, RIS
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35 pts.

Health Information Exchange in your area
I was wondering if any small to mid size practice has actively been using an HIE to review new patient charts and what their overall experience has been?

Answer Question   |  August 21, 2010  5:06 am
emr hitech act, HIE
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1,785 pts.

iPad for small practices?
What is your opinion of the iPad as a device to support EMR in small primary care practices?[o:p][/o:p]

Answer Question   |  April 6, 2011  7:28 pm
iPad
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20 pts.

Pros and cons of using a SaaS
GE Healthcare recently announced Centricity Advance, a software-as-a-service (SaaS) PM/EMR solution.  With respect to the requirements of a small practice (five or fewer practitioners), what are the pros and cons of using a SaaS?

Answer Question   |  September 3, 2010  3:58 pm
EMR, Practice Management Systems, SaaS
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5 pts.

going straight to the cloud
As we see more and more healthcare organizations adopting virtualizations and especially the small to mid-size market. Does it make more sense to actually go directly to a hosted model or cloud computing, or should that be something for later?

Answer Question   |  January 11, 2011  2:09 pm
cloud computing, SaaS, virtual
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1,785 pts.

DICOM testing and troubleshooting
Is there tools available for DICOM testing and troubleshooting.What tools will be good to serve the purpose.What kind of tools are available.How can one learn about the same.

Answer Question   |  December 18, 2018  9:12 am
DICOM, testing, tools, troubleshooting
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70 pts.

DICOM Structured Report
What is DICOM Structured report.What are the benefits of DICOM structured reporting.When buying RIS-PACS system what needs to be taken care to accrue benefits of Structured report

Answer Question   |  December 18, 2018  8:57 am
DICOM, PACs, RIS, Structured report
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70 pts.

Using spy products in a healthcare environment
I have heard several different sides of the story justifying and disagreeing with the use of spy software to monitor staff activity and ensure work is being done. Besides monitoring a disgruntled employee, are there any real benefits from being the big brother watching over everyone?

Answer Question   |  August 9, 2010  2:53 am
spy software
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1,785 pts.

Interfacing best-of-breed PM/EHR solutions via HL7 transactions
PCP Associates, a small PCP practice (two physicians), already has a practice management (PM) system installed.  There is no acceptable EHR solution that uses the same database and computer system that the PM uses.  PCP Associates belongs to a local independent practice association (IPA) which is offering a program to encourage small PCP practices to...

Answer Question   |  August 11, 2010  5:35 pm
Best-of-breed, ehr, Practice Management Systems
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5 pts.

is cheaper always better in the tech world?
Now that an Indian minister is promising a $35 tablet running Android, and the existence of some inexpensive tablets right at k-Mart (149.00), can all these devices encourage adoption in the enterprise and development of more medical apps?

Answer Question   |  August 15, 2010  3:30 am
Android tablets, tablets
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1,785 pts.

Portal technology, enterprise networking security, performance and scalability.
With the use of portol technology on the rise, the one concern that I have in integrating such components (lots of parts), was their lack of reference to CERT advisory issues regarding published vulnerabilities.  My guess is I have to do my own homework and develop, then publish my own reference.  But I am sure...

Answer Question   |  August 1, 2010  4:04 pm
Portal Technology
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jzr
280 pts.

HL7 and RIS PACS
What is HL7 standard and Where does HL7 fits into RIS PACS which is predominantly using DICOM standard for Integration.

Answer Question   |  December 18, 2018  11:15 am
HL7, Integration, Interoperability and health information exchange, PACs, RIS
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70 pts.

RIS PACS and Benefit Realization
What is benefit Realisation in context of Information System in Healthcare.Based on the benefits only the Project money is sanctioned then how the benefit realisation comes in the picture when the project is in progress.

Answer Question   |  July 30, 2010  10:03 am
benefit realization, information technology
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70 pts.

Preliminary reports and RIS PACS
Radiologists needs to produce preliminary reports or wet reports for urgent and stat cases in many institutes.If it is on paper then it is easy but with the RIS PACS how can this be handled.

Answer Question   |  July 30, 2010  6:37 am
RIS PACS Reporting, stat.wet
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35 pts.

Wireless technology for Image access
What are the strategies and methods that can be adopted for the Radiology image and report access of patient at the point of care near patient bedside.Is the advent of new gadgets like ipad and clone can prove to be useful tool for access of image for rounding physician.Is the wireless technology reliable enough to...

Answer Question   |  December 17, 2018  11:52 am
image access, Imaging, PACs, Radiology, wireless
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435 pts.

PACS Architecture
What is the general Architecture of PACS? What are the major components of PACS?

Answer Question   |  December 18, 2018  12:14 pm
architecture, Imaging, PACs, Radiology
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35 pts.

Data tranfer for paperless transition
What’s the best way to evaluate what data should be transferred over from paper charts when making the transition from paper to electronic records?

Answer Question   |  July 27, 2010  3:43 pm
EHR implementation
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10 pts.

Practice Management System (PMS) features
With respect to practice management systems, what are the basic functional features that most PMS products have in common, and what are the features that typically differentiate a PMS from its competitors?

Answer Question   |  August 1, 2010  3:36 pm
PMS, Practice Management Systems
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25 pts.

Is sharing medical records with patients better for them?
Today I read an article in a national paper written by a physician about how patients over react when reviewing to their medical records and notes written by their care giver. The article also outlined how in the practice where the writer practiced, most clinical staff had the same attitude toward sharing detailed medical information...

Answer Question   |  July 30, 2010  2:35 am
medical records
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1,785 pts.

ZocDoc Cool web technology, but possibly needs more than just what it offers
I came across a web site by the name of ZocDoc. It is an online service that allows patients to schedule appointments by viewing all available blocks directly under physician’s calendars. Cool concept given the fact that very few vendors offer that integration and functionality. But would it make more sense to have a service...

Answer Question   |  July 22, 2010  4:10 am
solution review, ZocDoc
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1,785 pts.


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