Management of Information in Radiation Oncology: An Integrated System for Scheduling, Treatment, Billing, and Verification.

@article{Herman1997ManagementOI,
  title={Management of Information in Radiation Oncology: An Integrated System for Scheduling, Treatment, Billing, and Verification.},
  author={Herman and Williams and Dicello},
  journal={Seminars in radiation oncology},
  year={1997},
  volume={7 1},
  pages={58-66}
}
An effective information system is an essential prerequisite to delivering quality patient care at competitive costs. From scheduling and billing to complex treatment machine control and verification, the quality of the information system strongly affects the efficiency and accuracy with which patient care is delivered. The standard paper-based information system used in many clinics suffers form inefficiencies and incompleteness in scheduling and billing, no centralized database and the… CONTINUE READING