Innovations in Healthcare Impacting Healthcare Information Technology

Kathleen A. McCormick

   In this chapter, you will learn how to

•  Define three key healthcare innovations impacting healthcare IT

•  Describe some genetic/genomics examples throughout the continuum of care in health

•  Identify the major sources where new evidence can be found in pharmacogenomics

•  Identify the IT challenges and uses of clinical decision support for monitoring genetics/genomics and pharmacogenomics

•  Describe the volume of mobile devices and the impact on healthcare IT

•  Define where telemedicine is being used in healthcare IT


While there were many innovations in healthcare IT described in Chapter 23, this chapter builds upon those innovations ...

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