Accession Number : ADA186137

Title :   A Problem Solving Project to Determine if the Central Appointment System Adequately Supports the Outpatient Workload Reporting Requirements at Tripler Army Medical Center.

Descriptive Note : Rept. for Jul 79-Apr 80,

Corporate Author : ARMY HEALTH CARE STUDIES AND CLINICAL INVESTIGATION ACTIVITY FORT SAM HOUSTON TX

Personal Author(s) : Reamey, Herbert K , III

PDF Url : ADA186137

Report Date : 21 Apr 1980

Pagination or Media Count : 76

Abstract : This paper analyzed an automated central appointment system and its ability to support outpatient workload reporting requirements at an Army teaching hospital. The author studied various alternatives and presented disadvantages and advantages to all of the alternatives. Keywords: Hospital; Healthcare; Medical information systems; Central appointment systems; Workload reporting.

Descriptors :   *SCHEDULING, *BIOMEDICAL INFORMATION SYSTEMS, PROBLEM SOLVING, ARMY, AUTOMATION, EDUCATION, HOSPITALS, REPORTS, PATIENTS, OUTPATIENT CLINICS, MEDICAL LABORATORIES, COMPUTER APPLICATIONS, INFORMATION SYSTEMS, MEDICAL SERVICES, PROBLEM SOLVING, WORKLOAD

Subject Categories : Information Science

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE