Accession Number : ADA194067

Title :   MEDREG (Medical Regulating System) and MEDPAR (Medical Patient Accounting and Reporting System) User Interface Requirement.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : ACADEMY OF HEALTH SCIENCES (ARMY) FORT SAM HOUSTON TX

Personal Author(s) : Keller, Raymond L

PDF Url : ADA194067

Report Date : 22 Jul 1987

Pagination or Media Count : 30

Abstract : This report discusses the volume of information that must be exchanged between the MEDREG and MEDPAR systems. The Medical Regulating System (MEDREG) and the Medical Patient Accounting and Reporting System (MEDPAR) are subsystems of the Theater Army Medical Management Information System (TAMMIS). This interface exchanges data over common user circuits or radio between two computers. Data is generally exchanged between hospitals and medical elements. This interface identifies patients requiring special services and facilities, assigns them to the facility, coordinates transportation for their evacuation, and notifies tha gaining and losing medical facilities of all arrangements. Keywords: Computer communications; Medical computer applications; Management information systems; Medical services; Medical evacuation; Patients assignments; Information exchange; User needs; Biomedical information systems.

Descriptors :   *BIOMEDICAL INFORMATION SYSTEMS, *MANAGEMENT INFORMATION SYSTEMS, *MEDICAL COMPUTER APPLICATIONS, ACCOUNTING, CIRCUITS, COMPUTER COMMUNICATIONS, COMPUTERS, EVACUATION, FACILITIES, HOSPITALS, INFORMATION EXCHANGE, INTERFACES, MEDICAL EVACUATION, MEDICAL SERVICES, MEDICINE, PATIENTS, REQUIREMENTS, TRANSPORTATION, USER NEEDS, VOLUME, DATA MANAGEMENT, DATA STORAGE SYSTEMS, DATA TRANSMISSION SYSTEMS

Subject Categories : Medical Facilities, Equipment and Supplies
      Computer Systems

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE