Stories of Health IT Adoption in Public Health

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Stakeholders
Clinical Settings (hospitals, ambulatory settings, community health centers, private practices, specialty clinics, nursing homes)
Consumers (patients, patient support organization)
Federal Public Health Agencies
Health Plans
Laboratories
Local Public Health Agencies
Pharmaceutical Companies
Professional Associations
Radiology Services
Schools of Medicine
State Public Health Agencies
Schools of Public Health
Domain
Bioterrorism
Chronic Disease (Cancer, Diabetes, Asthma, others from CDC list)
Communicable Disease (CDC notifiable disease list)
Dental Health
Emergency Response
Environmental Health
Epidemiology
Global Health
Immunization
Injury
Maternal and Child Health (WIC, Newborn screening, Hearing, Birth Defects, other from CDC and HRSA lists)
Mental Health
Occupational Health
Public Health Informatics
Vital Statistics (Birth Records and Death Records)
Zoonotic, Vector-Borne, and Enteric
Business Processes (Public Health Functions and Essential Services)
Assess
Assure
Connect
Develop
Diagnose
Educate
Empower
Enforce
Evaluate
Exchange
Identify
Inform
Investigate
Manage
Mobilize
Monitor
Research

Information Management Functions
Analyze Data
Collect Data
Code Data
Generate Reports (Reminders, Notifications, Alerts, Summaries)
Integrate Data
Manage Data (Store, Verify)
HIT Standardization Phases
Needs and Priorities
Standardized HIT Products Adoption
Standardized HIT Products Certification
Standards Development
Standards Harmonization
Standards Trial Implementation (Testing)
HIT Standards
Data Standards
Functional Standards
Identifier Standards
Information Exchange Standards
Information Standards
Privacy & Security Standards

HIT Standardization Entities
CCHIT
HIT Policy Committee
HIT Standards Committee
HITSP
HL7
ICD
IHE
ISO TC 215
LOINC
NCPDP
NUBC
NUCC
SNOMED/IHTSDO
X12
Standardization Activity
Certify HIT product
Deploy standard
Develop spec
Establish compliance
Establish conformance
Establish functional requirement
Identify domain need
Identify overlap/gap
Implement standard
Resolve overlap/gap
Select standard
Test standard spec
Information Technology Products
Clinical Information Management Systems
Databases
Electronic Health Record Systems
Environmental Public Health Information Network
Information Systems
Information & Communication Technology
Laboratory Information Management Systems
Nationwide Health Information Network
Public Health Information Network
Public Health Information System
Radiology Information Management Systems
Registries