Accession Number:

AD0744788

Title:

Medical Instrumentation Linkage System (MILS)

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Oct 1969-Jun 1972

Corporate Author:

IBM FEDERAL SYSTEMS DIV GAITHERSBURG MD

Report Date:

1972-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

56.0

Abstract:

A Medical Instrumentation Linkage System MILS was developed and placed in operation at William Beaumont General Hospital, El Paso, Texas. The system consists of a computerized clinical laboratory with direct communication links to hospital ward terminals. Data base and multiprogramming techniques have been applied to provide an online, realtime system responding to multiple users simultaneously.

Subject Categories:

  • Information Science
  • Medical Facilities, Equipment and Supplies

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE