Healthcare Glossary - ALGORITHM | HealthPocket

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ALGORITHM

Is a rule or procedure containing conditional logic for solving a problem or accomplishing a task. Guideline algorithms concern rules for evaluating patient care against published guidelines. Criteria algorithms concern rules for evaluating criteria compliance. Algorithms may be expresses in written form, graphic outlines, diagrams, flow charts that describe each step in the work or thought process.

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