Increased access to mental health care services via existing primary care physician options for problems such as PTSD or depression showed an improvement in mental health among military members, according to research from the RAND Corporation.
As a member of NATE, the VA will be able to collaborate on policies and procedures for sharing health information with consumers outside of the VA system
In this world of growing health-related data, information governance is not only needed but is crucial to ensure that healthcare organizations can quickly and efficiently manage the data being produced.
Just as healthcare doesn’t stop when a patient is discharged, health problems begin before admission takes place. The documentation doesn’t start or stop at the acute admission either.
What happens when a hospital allows a film crew unfettered access to its facilities… but doesn’t obtain permission from their patients?