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The Mental Health Technology Bible

The Mental Health Technology Bible

Larry D. Rosen, Michelle M. Weil

ISBN: 978-0-471-17618-3

Mar 1997

256 pages

Select type: Paperback

$125.00

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Description

This timely book introduces mental health professionals in private practice to the nuts-and-bolts of office automation. Designed to give even "technophobes" mastery of the basic aspects of electronic office management, this hands-on manual examines the rationale for automating and describes how to choose and purchase hardwareincluding computer terminals, printers, fax machines, and office messaging systems. It also offers a guide to the types of general and mental health specific software available and helps readers select the right word-processing, billing, patient record-keeping and psychological assessment software for their practice.
Introduction and Overview.

THE HARDWARE.

Buying or Upgrading Your Computer System.

Facsimile (Fax) Machines.

Office Messaging Systems.

THE SOFTWARE.

Your Basic Computer Software Processing Needs.

Office Management Systems.

Electronic Billing.

Practice Tools.

Treatment Planning and Outcome Assessment.

Cruising the Information Superhighway.

WHAT CAN YOU DO NOW?

Tips for Consumers.

Recommended Readings.

About the CD-ROM.

Index.