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noun back-up, documents, evidence, facts, grounds, information, logic, papers, proof, specifics
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data

for the puposes of data protection legislation, data is information which is being processed by means of equipment operating automatically in response to instructions given for that purpose, is recorded with the intention that it should be processed by means of such equipment, or is recorded as part of a relevant filing system or with the intention that it should form part of a relevant filing system. It need not be held on a computer.
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In Part I, a regression model, a BPN model, and an SPC model were developed to evaluate the monitoring capabilities of methods based on discrete data only.
Shelly has been assisting healthcare organizations with implementations and initiatives for 30 years, with the last 17 being focused on preserving and extending the value of discrete data collected in healthcare information technology.
Our newest innovations allow our customers to deliver a simple, friendly interface to patients and caregivers providing a means to more efficiently capture discrete data for future informatics and analytics requirements, as well as electronic signatures.
A conversational, narrative expression of the patient story allows physicians to clearly outline their observations, assessments and the patient's condition--information that cannot be captured in discrete data points--and facilitates quick review and understanding of the complete picture of health.
And most people are coming down on the side of, give people free-text when possible, use discrete data when necessary, and then use tools like natural-language processing to fill in the gaps.
There should be discrete data fields for each of the lab values that are being produced.
This book introduces the statistical theory, analysis methods, and computation techniques for exact analysis of discrete data.
We recognize that it's no longer enough for technology providers to make content available -- the content needs to include discrete data that interacts across the multiple technology platforms healthcare providers use to deliver care and measure their business.
To create the master source of truth, Blazent integrates with more than 230 discrete data sources, from ITSM systems like ServiceNow to procurement, billing, operational tool stacks, or even shadow IT sources like spreadsheets.
Integrated systems help providers attain Stage 7 by eliminating paper charts, enabling the EMR to retain that crucial combination of discrete data, documents and medical images.
The solution will not only deliver basic Blue Button data readability capabilities, but go a step beyond and enable consumers to easily receive a continuity of care document (CCD) version of their record if they need discrete data to add to their patient health record (PHR).
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