Accession Number:

ADA158646

Title:

Navy Mental Health Information System (NAMHIS): A Psychiatric Application of COSTAR (Computer Stored Ambulatory Record).

Descriptive Note:

Interim rept.,

Corporate Author:

NAVAL HEALTH RESEARCH CENTER SAN DIEGO CA

Report Date:

1984-03-01

Pagination or Media Count:

20.0

Abstract:

The Navy Mental Health Information System, NAHMIS, is a comprehensive, automated recordkeeping and reporting system designed to meet the needs of clinicians and administrators in Outpatient Navy Mental Health Clinics. The public domain version of the Computer Stored Ambulatory Record, COSTAR, was extensively modified to fulfill the software requirements of NAMHIS and covers the five system functions Patient Registration, Encounter Data, Patient History, Mental Status Examination and Reporting capability. Data collection forms have been developed, along with standardized reports of individual patientclinician consultations. Keywords Mental health Recordkeeping system, Computer reporting system Outpatient mental health.

Subject Categories:

  • Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE