Hospitals are always having to handle the task of conveying their patient’s current health condition to that patient’s family members. When you have patients that are accident victims, or that of celebrities, then they often have to deal with a very inquisitive news media also. In 1996 the US Federal Government passed what is called the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act. This act forbids any hospital from it disclosing any medical information about it’s patient’s medical condition without a patient’s prior consent. This helps to protect patient privacy. However, most people that are inquiring about a patient only want to know if the patient is getting better or not getting better, rather than wanting to know any kind of complex medical details about the patient’s medical condition. For this exact reason, the American Hospital Association has advised physicians to use only general terminology when describing their patient’sREAD MORE!
The computer has changed from just being a technological gadget into a super technologically sophisticated personal must have item. There is basically nothing in our modern world that doesn’t rely on computers. People will need to be able understand all of the basic computer terms and what their meanings are if they want to stay up-to-date with the modern world. If you do not know the basic computer terms you can wind up looking look like a lost soul in the world of technology. Just about everything that we do in our lives these days relies on a computer in some way. Because of this a person must know the basic computer terms and their definitions. Listed below you’ll find some of the most useful computer terms and their definitions. We hope that after reading this article you may have learned some terms that you did not previouslyREAD MORE!