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Unformatted text preview: 11/2/2010 1 HealthCare IT HealthCare IT A Quick look A Quick look Commonly used IT Acronyms , decoding your IT resource HL7 - Health Level 7 - How non imaging systems talk to each other DICOM - Digital Imaging and Communications in Medicine - How imaging systems talk to each othe SLA - Service Level Agreement ADT Admission / Discharge / Transfer to each other RAID / SAN/ NAS- All these mean storage, with varying abilities to tolerate faults MBPS / Ethernet/ Gig Ethernet VPN Virtual Private Network CPOE- Computerized Physician Order Entry PICNIC / ID10T How IT interprets Nuclear Medicine PET as in dog, cat or rock NM -never mind Half Life A popular 1 st person shooter game Gamma Rays Rays that made Bruce Banner turn green and get really angry about things. Similar to the effect computers have on their users Gamma Camera The cameras used to take pictures of Bruce in his angry state MUGA How people from Boston describe one who assaults with the intent to rob Security Security The subject most love to hate The subject most love to hate IT Security in HealthCare (it has teeth) HIPAA - The Health...
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This note was uploaded on 08/21/2011 for the course AHS 330 taught by Professor Smith during the Fall '10 term at University of Alabama at Birmingham.
- Fall '10