Accession Number:

ADA324351

Title:

Graduate Management Project (GMP). Developing a Health Information Plan for Bayne-Jones Army Community Hospital

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Aug 1995-Jul 1996

Corporate Author:

ACADEMY OF HEALTH SCIENCES (ARMY) FORT SAM HOUSTON TX HEALTH CARE ADMINISTRATION

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1996-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

235.0

Abstract:

The Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations JCAHO requires that hospitals effectively manage information as a resource. In 1995, Bayne-Jones Army Community Hospital, Fort Polk, Louisiana underwent tremendous changes in its information systems. This project achieved three objectives 1 it developed a format for a Health Information Plan based on JCAHO standards, a review of the literature and the needs of the staff, 2 it created a process to assess the information needs of the staff and 3 it created a document to be used by the hospitals Information Management Team as the Health Information Plan.

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management
  • Medical Facilities, Equipment and Supplies
  • Computer Programming and Software

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE