Position Paper: Consensus Action Agenda for Achieving the National Health Information
Author: Yasnoff, William A.; Humphreys, Betsy L.; Overhage, J Marc; Detmer, Don E.; Brennan, Patricia Flatley; Morris, Richard W; Middleton, Blackford; Bates, David W; Fanning, John P
Source: External web site
Publication Date: July 01, 2004
Technical report from the National Health Information Infrastructure (NHII) July 2003 Conference, sponsored by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (American Medical Informatics Association 2004; 11:332-338.
Do Existing Controlled Vocabularies Contain Terminology Needed for Patient Records?
Author: Humphreys, Betsy L.
Source: Journal of AHIMA
Publication Date: May 1998
A 1996-97 study conducted by the National Library of Medicine and the Agency for Health Care Policy and Research aimed to determine how well existing vocabularies cover the concepts and terms needed in health information systems. The author describes the hypothesis underlying the s....