Introduction to Computers for Healthcare Professionals

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Jones & Bartlett Learning, Oct 25, 2010 - Computers - 618 pages
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An introductory computer literacy text for nurses and other healthcare students, Introduction to Computers for Healthcare Professionals explains hardware, popular software programs, operating systems, and computer assisted communication. The Fifth Edition of this best-selling text has been revised and now includes content on on online storage, communication and online learning including info on PDA's, iPhones, IM, and other media formats, and another chapter on distance learning including video conferencing and streaming video.
  

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Contents

Chapter 1 On the Way to Computer and Information Literacy
1
Hardware Software and Connectivity
33
Chapter 3 The Computer and Its Operating System Environment
89
Common Tasks
153
Chapter 5 Introduction to Word Processing
191
Chapter 6 Introduction to Presentation Graphics
247
Chapter 7 Introduction to Spreadsheet
299
Chapter 8 Introduction to Databases
343
Chapter 10 ComputerAssisted Communication
441
A Student Perspective
465
Access Evaluation and Use
491
Chapter 13 Privacy Confidentiality Security and Integrity of Electronic Data
521
Chapter 14 Healthcare Informatics and Information Systems
553
Glossary
577
Index
605
Copyright

Chapter 9 Using the World Wide Web
385

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