Journal Paper

Paper Information

video

sound

Persian Version

View:

270

Download:

0

Cites:

1

Information Journal Paper

Title

DESIGNING THE MINIMUM DATA SET FOR IRANIAN CHILDREN’ HEALTH RECORDS

Pages

 Start Page 114 | End Page 125

Abstract

 Introduction: MINIMUM DATA SET (MDS) isthe first important step in the development of HEALTH CARE information systems, because it makes a standard method forcollecting key data elements. The aim ofthe current study was to determine the MINIMUM DATA SET for Iranian CHILDREN' shealthcare records.Materials & methods: This study is anapplied and descriptive-comparativeresearch carried out in 2015. Datacollection was done through a researchermade check list of CHILDREN's HEALTH CAREdata which was modeled by observing Australia, Canada, United States and Iranand contained 242 items. The check list was subjected to debate in Delphi method by 20 experts in the field of Child Health and health information management.Findings: Out of 242 elements of CHILDREN' shealth care discussed, 146 and 86 agreed by more than %75 and by 50-75% of expertsrespectively while 10 elements wererejected by them. Out of 242 items, just two (contraceptive method and mother unsuccessful experience in previouslactation) showed significant differen cesbetween responses of alumni groups of pediatrician, midwifery, public health andhealth care management experts withmedical record and information management professionals (P<0.05).Discussion & Conclusions: This study showed that some of the essential data elements presented in other countries’MDSare required for Iranian organizations andhealth care providers. So, a complete list ofa minimum set of data elements was created.

Cites

References

  • No record.
  • Related Journal Papers

    Related Seminar Papers

  • No record.
  • Related Plans

  • No record.
  • Recommended Workshops






    File Not Exists.