Virtual and Mobile Healthcare: Breakthroughs in Research and Practice: Breakthroughs in Research and Practice

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Management Association, Information Resources
IGI Global, Sep 6, 2019 - Medical - 1064 pages

One of the primary topics at the center of discussion, and very often debate, between industry professionals, government officials, and the general public is the current healthcare system and the potential for an overhaul of its processes and services. Many organizations concerned for the long-term care of patients wish to see new strategies, practices, and organizational tools developed to optimize healthcare systems all over the world. One of the central engines of the current shift toward reorientation of healthcare services is virtual and mobile healthcare.

Virtual and Mobile Healthcare: Breakthroughs in Research and Practice explores the trends, challenges, and issues related to the emergence of mobile and virtual healthcare. The book also examines how mobile technologies can best be used for the benefit of both doctors and their patients. Highlighting a range of topics such as smart healthcare, electronic health records, and m-health, this publication is an ideal reference source for medical professionals, healthcare administrators, doctors, nurses, practitioners, and researchers in all areas of the medical field.

 

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Contents

Data Mining Big Data and Analytics
126
Electronic Health Records and Information Exchange
203
Health Information Technology
369
Health Monitoring Systems
578
Internet of Things
778
mHealth and eHealth
822
Telehealth
914
Virtual Health Training
1027
Index
xxvi
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Information Resources Management Association (IRMA) is a research-based professional organization dedicated to advancing the concepts and practices of information resources management in modern organizations. IRMA's primary purpose is to promote the understanding, development and practice of managing information resources as key enterprise assets among IRM/IT professionals. IRMA brings together researchers, practitioners, academicians, and policy makers in information technology management from over 50 countries. [Editor]

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