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combination of vital and health statistical data from multiple sources, used to derive information and make decisions about the health needs, health resources, costs, use, and outcome of health care.

information system

1. Any structure or device that converts data input from diverse systems into outputs such as reports and screen displays.
2. An automated or manual system that comprises people, machines, and/or methods organized to collect, process, transmit, and disseminate data that represent user information.
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While the TDT was continuously refining the EER process, it was also establishing a new business process model (Figure 1), and the synergy between the two processes was inescapable.
The Gartner Business Process Management Summit is the only event designed to provide businesses with the realistic and practical means to maximize the combined results of a BPM implementation on the business and information technology.
Business process outsourcing is emerging as a strategic response to current economic and marketplace realities because it enables carriers to increase their focus on differentiating value-producing aspects of their business, increase operational efficiencies and become more flexible as business conditions warrant.
Since Blueprint is standards-based, the round-trip communication is based on the Business Process Definition Metamodel (BPDM) specification, currently working its way through the Object Management Group's standards process.
Lombardi is a leader in Business Process Management (BPM) software for Global 2000 companies as recognized by Forrester Research, in Human-Centric Business Process Management Suites, Q1 2006 research report.
These promotional configurations address specific user requirements associated with business integration, trading partner network management (B2B), SOA governance, business activity monitoring, and business process management.
Discover: Two weeks to discover and document business process inefficiencies providing a set of process improvement opportunities with quantifiable ROI.
Process improvement is a continuous outcome from the ongoing management of business process.
Based on Corticon's Business Rules Management System, this industry-first new product is a comprehensive integration solution for business process management and business rules modeling.
SAN FRANCISCO -- Crescendo Networks, a member of the Oracle[R] PartnerNetwork and the undisputed leader in application optimization and acceleration, today announced that it will demonstrate its latest application optimization solution with real-time Business Process Analysis (BPA) tools at Oracle OpenWorld in San Francisco October 23-26.
IDS Scheer today announced that it was named a Market Leader in the September report, "Forrester Wave: Business Process Modeling Tools: Q3 2006," based on its strong partner relationships, comprehensive road map and solid business process modeling focus.

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