Armed Forces Health Longitudinal Technology Application

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Armed Forces Health Longitudinal Technology Application

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AHLTA

The electronic health record used by the U.S. Department of Defense.
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The patient is treated, and the information is documented in AHLTA, CHCS, and Essentris.
Recommendation: To help guide and ensure the successful completion of the AHLTA stabilization effort, the Secretary of Defense, through the Assistant Secretary of Defense for Health Affairs, should direct the Military Health System's (MHS) Chief Information Officer (CIO) to develop and maintain a comprehensive project plan that includes key elements, such as the project's scope, cost, schedule, and risks and update the plan to provide key information for stakeholders on the project's plans and status; further, to help ensure that the Electronic Health Record (EHR) Way Ahead does not have shortfalls similar to those experienced with AHLTA, this management practice should be implemented as part of the planning for this important initiative.
Casscells and his staff had been spearheading an effort to make AHLTA more userfriendly.
AHLTA is the largest, most significant electronic health record system of its kind with the potential to serve more than 9 million service members, retirees and their families worldwide.
Clinical audiograms completed at the Audiology Clinic at LRMC were obtained from AHLTA, and hearing readiness audiograms (ie, DD 2215 and DD 2216) were obtained from the DoEhRS-DR.
DoD's AHLTA EHR is used worldwide, supporting the documentation and management of outpatient healthcare for almost 9m beneficiaries, while the VA is intended to modernise its VistA EHR, including its in-patient module.
The study will evaluate the usability of automated clinical practice guidelines in AHLTA, the military's global, longitudinal computerized ambulatory health record for military service members and Department of Defense beneficiaries.
A "positive" finding was a clinical encounter record entry for a CWA exposure or any indication of a personal CWA or possible personal CWA exposure, including the service member or Veteran endorsing or mentioning a personal CWA exposure in the absence of an AHLTA * clinical encounter record entry for a CWA exposure.
Other current Army work includes ALMS Customer Service Center Functional support and courseware testing, and MEDCOM AHLTA Provider Satisfaction (MAPS) training for Army AMEDD both CONUS and OCONUS.
Following Institutional Review Board approval, we queried the military electronic medical record (AHLTA) for ICD-9 * codes corresponding to specific diagnoses of lower extremity stress fractures.
Encounters and provider notes were documented in the patient's outpatient military electronic medical record (AHLTA).
HEALTHeFORCES was the EHR for the North Atlantic Regional Medical Command from 1999 until 2004, when it was replaced by AHLTA as the DoD Enterprise System.