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ISBN-10 0135045185ISBN-13 9780135045183
ISBN-10 0135043948ISBN-13 9780135043943
Author(s): Toni Hebda; Patricia Czar
Publisher: Prentice Hall
Copyright year: © 2009 Pages: 576

This useful handbook introduces nurses and other health care professionals to the most current application of computer-related technology in the health care environment.  Included are the various forms of electronic communication and ways to use it more effectively. New coverage of web-based technology, search tools, and evaluation criteria for online material are presented along with regulatory and accreditation requirements, such as HIPAA. Completely updated, the fourth edition offers a clearly written overview of informatics, as well as practical applications of computer-based education for day-to-day use.