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Improving access to better information

AGI"99 (Conference) (11th 1999 London)

Improving access to better information

proceedings of the AGI conference held at Olympia, London, England 28-30 September 1999 as part of the GIS 99 in association with the AGI conference event.

by AGI"99 (Conference) (11th 1999 London)

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Published by AGI [in association with] Miller Freeman in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesThe agi conference at GIS 99., GIS 99.
ContributionsAssociation for Geographic Information.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18315108M
ISBN 101874059381
OCLC/WorldCa45671227

“In the age of technology there is constant access to vast amounts of information. The basket overflows; people get overwhelmed; the eye of the storm is not so much what goes on in the world, it is the confusion of how to think, feel, digest, and react to what goes on.” ― Criss Jami, Venus in Arms.   A good way to help bring down cost is to provide patients with better information on the benefits and risks of medical procedures. As we have seen, this information will help with quality as well.

Access can be regarded as a unifying concept for the whole field and we shall use it in this way. In this chapter we start with the assumption that all of the provision and use of retrieval-based information services is concerned with access to information and we proceed to categorize, in top-down fashion, the different aspects of access. People in poor countries tend to have less access to health services than those in better‐off countries, and within countries, the poor have less access to health services. Although a lack of financial resources or information can create barriers to accessing services, the causal relationship between access to health services and poverty also Cited by:

1. Improving Patient Care How to Improve Patient Intake. According to the last survey conducted by the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, there were over million outpatient department visits in a single year to U.S. hospitals. With such high patient volume, every healthcare organization should take a thorough review of its patient intake processes and identify areas for improvement. Optimizing Patient Flow is part of a series of innovative programs developed by the Institute for Healthcare Improvement to help hospitals improve the care they provide patients. With the Optimizing Patient Flow program, IHI offers new perspectives on the impediments to timely and efficient flow of patients through acute care settings.


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