A Register is a collection of information, such as hospital’s admission/discharge register. A registry is a structured system for collecting and maintaining information about a defined population so that analyses and reviews can be performed. A register is used to verify information, such as for adoption, birth, death, divorce, and marriage. A registry is used to collect data and perform statistical analysis and study, such as a cure for cancer.
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This note was uploaded on 08/01/2011 for the course HCA 210 taught by Professor Timbouseman during the Spring '10 term at University of Phoenix.