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[Sphere]   [] American Hospital Directory   

Look up any hospital in the US free of charge and see its general characteristics, the services provided, financial information, utilization statistics, and other useful information. (http://www.ahd.com/)

 

[Sphere]   [] AHCPR Home   

Agency for Health Care Policy Research an agency of the Public Health Service, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. This site offers full clinical guidelines and a quick reference guide for physicians. Databases of medical information for consumers are also included. (http://www.ahcpr.gov/)

 

[Sphere]   [] The Andover Working Group for Open Health Care Interoperability    

An industrywide initiative committed to accelerating standards-based interoperability in health care. (http://www.hp.com/mpg/newawgmain.htm)

 

[Sphere]   Case Management Society of America   

Highlights of the seventh annual conference and educational forum of the Case Management Society of America, held in Boston from May 31 to June 3, 1997. (http://medicomint.com/wrappers/mi_mtgptsep.htm)

 

[Sphere]   CORBAmed   

This group's mission is to foster interoperability among health-care organizations through the use of CORBA technology. (CORBAmed is part of the Object Management Group.) (http://www.omg.org/corbamed/)

 

[Sphere]   Data Interchange Standards Association (DISA)   

This nonprofit organization supports the development and use of EDI standards in electronic commerce for health care and other industries. (http://www.disa.org/index.htp)

 

[Sphere]   [] Dept. of Health & Human Services (DHHS)    

(http://www.dhhs.gov/)

 

[Sphere]   [] Duke University Medical Center's Healthcare Informatics Standards   

This site contains useful information about data standards for both IT and health-care professionals. Duke also has compiled a list of other health-care standards developers (http://www.mcis.duke.edu/standards/guide.htm)

 

[Sphere]   [] U.S. Food and Drug Administration   

(FDA) is an agency within the Public Health Service, and is part of the Department of Health and Human Services. FDA is charged with protecting American consumers by enforcing the Federal Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act and several related public health laws. (http://www.fda.gov/)

 

[Sphere]   [] Health Industry Business Communications Council (HIBCC))   

An industry-sponsored, nonprofit standards development organization whose mission is to facilitate electronic commerce by developing appropriate standards for information exchange among health-care trading partners. (http://www.hibcc.org/)

 

[Sphere]   Health Level-7 Standards Page (HL7)   

This group aims to develop standards for the electronic interchange of clinical, financial and administrative information among independent health-care-oriented computer systems. (http://www.mcis.duke.edu/standards/HL7/hl7.htm)

 

[Sphere]   [] The Health Care Financing Administration   

(http://www.hcfa.gov/)

 

[Sphere]   [] Health Data Management.   

An on-line magazine practical, relevant, timely articles designed to help its readers use information technology to improve the quality of care while controlling costs. (http://hdm.faulknergray.com/)

 

[Sphere]   [] InteliHealth   

A joint venture between Aetna U.S. Healthcare and Johns Hopkins University and Health System   manages the InteliHealth Professional Network (IPN). IPN carries content and resources including news, journals, databases, directories, continuing education, and career opportunities.. provided by the most prestigious and well-known professional health information companies. This information is delivered by the IPN web site and the PointCast Business Network. The IPN network has been created to serve the needs of the professional healthcare industry. All healthcare professionals, including physicians, nurses, pharmacists, administrators, and other members of the health professions can easily access timely, relevant information within their respective fields, as well as that related to the industry at large. (http://ipn.intelihealth.com/)

 

[Sphere]   International Journal of Health Care Quality Assurance (JHCQA)   

A publication concerned with quality assurance issues, trends and developments that specifically affect the health-care industry. The site is subscription-based, but free trials are available. (http://www.mcb.co.uk/cgi-bin/journal1/ijhcqa)

 

[Sphere]   [] The Joint Commission on Accreditation of Health-Care Organizations   

A provider of health-care accreditation and related services that support performance improvement in health-care organizations. (http://www.jcaho.org/)

 

[Sphere]   [] Managed Care Interface   

The first peer-reviewed publication to focus exclusively on the managed care industry. It covers topics of interest to those on the front lines of the managed care industry, and since its inception has remained the first choice among managed care decision-makers. The publisher also produces the Executive Managed Care Directory, a comprehensive managed health care directory, and Managed Care Update, a monthly look at the managed care industry. (http://medicomint.com/)

 

[Sphere]   [] Microsoft Healthcare Users Group's ActiveX for Health Care Committee   

A standards organization launched in late 1996 to formulate a common data-sharing template for health care beyond HL7 and OLE technologies. (http://www.mshug.org/files/about/committee.htm)

 

[Sphere]   Modern Healthcare Meetings Guide   

An annual guide to conferences, meetings and seminars for healthcare executives and managers. (http://www.modernhealthcare.com/meetings/default.htm)

 

[Sphere]   [] The National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA)   

An independent, nonprofit organization dedicated to assessing and reporting on the quality of managed care plans, including HMOs. (http://www.ncqa.org/)

 

[Sphere]   [] National Institutes of Health   Is one of eight health agencies of the 

U.S. Public Health Service and is part of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS). (http://www.nih.gov/)

 

[Sphere]   [] National Managed Health Care Congress (NMHCC)   
Educational forum for all constituents in the managed health care industry including purchasers, providers, payors and suppliers. (http://www.nmhcc.org/)
 

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