VAPHS

AcronymDefinition
VAPHSVeterans Affairs Pittsburgh Healthcare System (Pennsylvania)
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The system, which was heavily modified to fit the needs of VAPHS, is now used by all researchers, the research support staff, all members of the IRB Committee, and all IRB approving officials (Parks, 2012).
In spite of its great potential, the CRIS was still an exported shell that required development from with VAPHS, and more than minor customization, too, to produce the desired results for the VAPHS' particular patient population.
The development process at the VAPHS began August 1999.
Institutional Review: The protocol was approved by the VAPHS Institutional Review Board (02778).
Abbreviations: 3-D = three-dimensional, ANOVA = analysis of variance, ISO = International Organization for Standardization, MTS = material testing system, ODOF = one-degree-of-freedom, PSD = power spectral density, SAE = Society of Automotive Engineers, TDOF = two-degree-of-freedom, VA = Department of Veterans Affairs, VAPHS = VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, VDV = vibration dose value, WBV = whole-body vibration, WC = wheelchair, WRC = WC road course.
The VAPHS is a tertiary care facility classified as a Clinical Referral Level 3 Facility.
Generate reports in-house that VAPHS uses for reconciliation and performance measurement tracking
VAPHS plans to utilize Virtual DB(R) to further strengthen its access to patient information.