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technology

the application of scientific principles and know-how in the development and operation of industrial processes, systems and products. See AUTOMATION, NUMERICAL CONTROL, ROBOT, COMPUTER, PRODUCTION LINE, INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY, TECHNOLOGICAL FORECASTING, NEW-PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT.

technology

the application of scientific and technical knowledge in order to improve products and production processes. See TECHNOLOGICAL PROGRESSIVENESS, PRODUCTIVITY.
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The need for health data provenance and standard approaches to capture it is an important priority across the health information technology system.
Introduced in 2009, the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health (HITECH) Act has led to an increase in the adoption of health IT, eweek.
During her tenure at the agency, Daniel served as Director of the Office of Policy in the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC).
To gain the fullest appreciation for current literature on the topic of health information technology and quality, we began our analysis with a broad search strategy; we refined the search strategy based on our initial, cursory review.
Health Information Technology (HIT) is swiftly raising area of health sciences where health sciences and information technology converge to support and improve the position of individual and community health.
The Health Information Technology Standards Committee is doing extremely important work, and I applaud the Secretary for recognizing the need to add a voice for industry innovators to the panel.
The ONC HIT Certification Program, provided by the Certification Commission for Health Information Technology (CCHIT) as an Office of the National Coordinator Authorized Certification Body (ONC-ACB), evaluates EHR technology that has been tested against criteria and standards adopted by the secretary of Health and Human Services .
ANA will ask nurses to submit examples of innovative use of health information technology in their practices, including methods they employ to engage patients in the use of that technology to improve their health, such as patient portals.
CCHIT is an Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) authorized testing and certification body (ONC-ATCB) for meaningful use criteria.
There, he facilitated the adoption of prevention-oriented health information technology by over 1,500 providers in underserved communities.
Both small physician practices and large health care organizations that quickly adopted health information technology (HIT) are already benefitting, according to Health and Human Services officials reporting in the journal Health Affairs.
relating to health information technology, a statewide health information exchange and the creation of Iowa e-Health

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