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New system brings all hospital databases to ED.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  10558098     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
A cutting-edge information system links patient data from the hospital mainframe, ED database, labs, the radiology department, and the billing department. With a single click, staff can access a patient's lab test results or X-ray from a current or previous ED visit The system has allowed the ED to absorb a 30% increase in volume without adding additional staff. The system provides a shortcut to obtaining lab results, which appear on the screen as soon as they are completed.
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  ED management : the monthly update on emergency department management     Volume:  11     ISSN:  1044-9167     ISO Abbreviation:  ED Manag     Publication Date:  1999 Sep 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1999-10-18     Completed Date:  1999-10-18     Revised Date:  2000-12-18    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9425690     Medline TA:  ED Manag     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  104-5     Citation Subset:  H    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Clinical Laboratory Information Systems
District of Columbia
Emergency Service, Hospital / organization & administration*
Hospital Information Systems*
Patient Credit and Collection
Radiology Information Systems
Systems Integration*

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