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LOINCLogical Observation Identifiers, Names and Codes
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The Korean government has been trying to introduce LOINC, as its granularity is fine enough to support semantic interoperability, but LOINC is still being used less frequently than the EDI code.
use of standards such as LOINC facilitates integration of microbiologic culture data, minimizes chances for data errors in translating free text or handwritten test results, and makes it easier for laboratories to monitor antimicrobial resistance patterns.
The two behavioral measures, LOINC, TIMESLOG, and both the two- and four-cent coupon incentives (COUP2 and COUP4) tested significant at the .
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SNOMED CT is a registered trademark of the International Health Terminology Standards Development Organisation LOINC is a registered trademark of the Regenstrief Institute, Inc.
The HIE also provides LOINC (Logical Observation Identifiers Names and Codes) coding for labs, and focused on the top 25 labs ordered in the ED to do LOINC coding across 14 hospitals.
com LOINC RxNorm (More EHR Vendors (Laboratory) (Pharmacy) links for company address, phone and website URLs) ABEL Medical Software X Inc.
He is also involved with the development of standardised reporting protocols from pathology laboratories to Australian cancer registries as well as working with external groups like the AACB (2) LOINC (3) working party.
Our proven track record of providing advanced features, rapid implementation, reliable technology infrastructure and LOINC mapping enables laboratories and hospitals to win new clients and better compete in the HITECH era; health plans to improve HEDIS reporting and STAR ratings, increase revenue and support population-based initiatives; and EHR vendors to include CPOE and results delivery in their solutions and meet Meaningful Use certification requirements.
Description : This project will define and bring to ballot an implementation guide for querying for and retrieving documents using the dimensions of and values from the LOINC Clinical Document Ontology.
Its all about standards terminology; I don't need a bunch of people in a room to say how you map a LOINC coder.
The laboratory portion of LOINC contains categories such as chemistry, hematology, serology and microbiology, as well as categories for drugs, cell counts and antibiotic susceptibilities.