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be a wider set of limits indicating the range of medically acceptable results Order-Entry: A process of electronic entry of instructions or orders for the treatment of patients. These orders are communicated over a computer network to the medical staff or to the departments (pharmacy, laboratory or radiology) responsible for fulfilling the order. It decreases delay in order completion, reduces errors related to handwriting or transcription, allows order entry at point-of-care or off-site, provides error-checking for duplicate or incorrect doses or tests, and simplifies inventory and posting of charges. Barcode Specimen: A mechanical system delivers specimen containers pre-identified with a bar coded label, for the specimen collection related to a laboratory test request. This mechanical system receives patient, test order and specimen data from another system (HIS, CIS or LIS depending upon the organization), and issues a label for each specimen container needed, with the specimen identifier bar coded on the label, and possibly other information printed out on this label. Collection Time : self explanatory Receive Time : self- explanatory 3. List and explain laboratory/ hospital related situations of protecting patient confidentiality as defined by HIPAA regulations. Need to know basis sharing of information No discussion in open, public areas Authorization of release – guardians or patients over 18 years of age Telephone communications should be limited Watch when leaving messages Proper handling, disposal of confidential information 4. Explain the importance of a cover letter and a follow up letter. Cover Letter: • Introducing yourself – who you are – a college senior, recent graduate, accountant, etc.
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  • Fall '12
  • professoridon'tknow
  • Times Roman, career objective, Laboratory information system, LIS systems, patient specimen identificaiton

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