From the International Medical Informatics Association

ACI – Applied Clinical Informatics 2010;1 (3) – New Articles

The third issue of the eJournal ACI – Applied Clinical Informatics – an official eJournal of IMIA and AMDIS, has seven articles, including one available for free download.

The Table of Contents and individual articles (for these and the other articles in the issue) are online at

Medication Safety Improves after Implementation of Positive Patient Identification
T. Higgins (1, 2), M. Heelon (3), B. Siano (1, 4), L. Douglass (1, 4), P. Liebro (3), B. Spath (5), N. Kudler (1), G. Kerr (3)
(1) Clinical Informatics Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, MA; (2) Critical Care Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, MA; (3) Pharmacy Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, MA; (4) Patient Care Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, MA; (5) Information Services Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, MA
ACI 2010 1 3: 213-220

Utilizing an Electronic Health Record System to Improve Vaccination Coverage in Children
L. Au (1), A. Oster (1), G. H. Yeh (1), J. Magno (1), H. M. Paek (2)
(1) Charles B Wang Community Health Center, New York; (2) Optmus Health Care, Connecticut
ACI 2010 1 3: 221-231

Generating Clinical Notes for Electronic Health Record Systems
S. T. Rosenbloom (1, 2), W. W. Stead (1), J. C. Denny (1), D. Giuse (1), N. M. Lorenzi (1), S. H. Brown (1, 2), K. B. Johnson (1)
(1) Department of Biomedical Informatics, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN; (2) Department of Veterans Affairs, Tennessee Valley Healthcare System, Nashville, TN
ACI 2010 1 3: 232-243

Confronting and Resolving an Ethical Dilemma Associated with a Practice Based Evaluation Using Observational Methodology of Health Information Technology
P. S. Sockolow (1), H. A. Taylor (2, 3)
(1) College of Nursing and Health Professions, Drexel University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; (2) Department of Health Policy and Management; (3) Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, Johns Hopkins Berman Institute of Bioethics, Baltimore, Maryland
ACI 2010 1 3: 244-255

Health Informatics for Pediatric Disaster Preparedness Planning
R. V. Burke (1), T. Ryutov (2), R. Neches (2), J. S. Upperman (1)
(1) Department of Pediatric Surgery, Childrens Hospital Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90027; (2) Information Sciences Institute, University of Southern California, Marina Del Rey, CA, 90292
ACI 2010 1 3: 256-264

Electronic Health Records – Beyond Meaningful Use
A. Ahmad (1)
(1) Duke University Health System and Duke University Medical System, Durham, NC, USA
ACI 2010 1 3: 265-267 [free download]

Measurement of CPOE end-user satisfaction among ICU physicians and nurses
P. L. T. Hoonakker (1), P. Carayon (1, 2), J. M. Walker (3)
(1) Center for Quality and Productivity Improvement, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, Wisconsin; (2) Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, Wisconsin; (3) Geisinger Health System, Danville, Pennsylvania
ACI 2010 1 3: 268-2

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