Accession Number : ADA256835


Title :   Design and Implementation of a Patient Tracking and Recall System for Branch Dental Clinic Monterey


Descriptive Note : Master's thesis


Corporate Author : NAVAL POSTGRADUATE SCHOOL MONTEREY CA


Personal Author(s) : Steele, Timothy P


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a256835.pdf


Report Date : Mar 1992


Pagination or Media Count : 126


Abstract : This thesis analyses the information system requirements of Branch Dental Clinic, Monterey, and develops a computer applications to automate the clinic; patient tracking and recall process. The application replaces an existing mainframe-based, single-file system with a PC based, relational database management system that provides greater functionally, enables increased productivity, improves data integrity and accuracy, and includes currently lacking security features and administrative functions.


Descriptors :   *INFORMATION SYSTEMS , *TRACKING , *PATIENTS , *RECALL , *DENTISTRY , DATA BASES , THESES , MEDICAL RESEARCH , PRODUCTIVITY , COMPUTER APPLICATIONS , COMPUTERS , SECURITY


Subject Categories : Information Science
      Medicine and Medical Research
      Medical Facilities, Equipment and Supplies
      Computer Systems
      Computer Systems Management and Standards


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE