Pediatric Informatics: Computer Applications in Child Health (Health Informatics)
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… a good first attempt geared for healthcare IT professionals who are trying to meet and understand the specific needs of those who provide care to pediatric and neonatal patients.” (Matthew Cortez, Doody’s Review Service, September, 2011). This is a good starting point for both groups. … It is directed at a very diverse audience including pediatricians, information services officers, and computer scientists working to integrate current information management into pediatric practice. … This is a good reference to review the current state of the field before embarking on a program to move to electronic records in any pediatric practice.” (Michael White, Doody’s Review Service, January, 2010)“This is the first book specific to pediatrics. From the reviews:“This book on pediatric informatics is one in a series of focused on the emerging field of health informatics. For p
Kim’s area of expertise lies in ontologies and consumer health informatics. Dr. He is also an expert in information retrieval.. Lehmann’s expertise resides in the development, application and evaluation of clinical information systems in pediatrics with an emphasis on improving health care quality. Dr. He is a faculty member in the Division of Health Information Scien
"Informatics, pediatrics" according to Jeannie Marcus. Excellent text with multiple chapters written by experts in each aspect of informatics supporting health care for children. One of only a few texts specifically devoted to the special health needs of the new generation.
Informed child advocates must be at the planning table as national and regional health information networks are developed to insure the unique health care needs of children are being met. These distinctions create complexities in the management of pediatric data and information that make children a vulnerable population and require the development of a new body of knowledge in pediatric informatics.. Pediatric Informatics: Computer Applications in Child Health is a current digest of the important trends in pediatric informatics, written by leading experts in the field. Now is a critical time in pediatric informatics. This book explores how the management of