Evaluation Methods in Biomedical Informatics
Evaluation Methods in Medical Informatics, Second Edition is a heavily updated and revised volume based on editors Friedman and Wyatt's successful first edition. This book incorporates the solid foundation of evaluation theories, methods, and techniques laid out in the first edition, and builds on it to include case studies from real world situations. Designed as a guide for both the informatics novice and the seasoned professional seeking a comprehensive resource, this book explores information systems evaluation from the ground up. Critique and disscussion of actual evaluation efforts will guide the reader through real world application of the techniques described.
Just like its first edition, this volume is an unparalled reference for a broad range of health information professionals. From those in training for careers in informatics to on-site medical information systems staff, Evaluation Methods in Medical Informatics, Second Edition is an invaluable guide to successful evaluation of information technology in health care.
Updated and expanded from the first 1996 edition with information for today's health informatics professional will duplicate, and even expand, the first edition's successful salesAppeals to a wide range of health informatics professionals, from students to on-site medical information system administratorsCan be used as a text book or a professional resourceInclusion of case studies and real world system evaluation attempts makes this book a relevant and timely guide through current health system evaluation procedures