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Information and Communication Technology (ICT) and Global Health
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http://www.soumu.go.jp/main_sosiki/joho_tsusin/eng/Releases/NewsLetter/Vol20/Vol20_01/Vol20_01.htm
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http://ccit205.wikispaces.com/file/view/info_age_health.jp
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Advantages of ICTs for Providers Better information on patients: Complete, accurate, and searchable patient health information, available at the point of diagnosis and care More efficient and less costly care: No need to wait for the exchange of records or paperwork or to conduct unnecessary or repetitive tests or procedures More effective and lower risk care: Improved understanding of each patient’s particular medical history, potential for drug-drug interactions, and other health issues Reduction of administrative tasks and paperwork: More time to spend with patient, informing patients and caregivers, monitoring patient care Improving quality of care: Increasing access to state-of-the art medical information and education
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This note was uploaded on 01/24/2011 for the course FMSC498A 498A taught by Professor Professorwallen during the Fall '09 term at Maryland.

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