From "Successful Implementation of a Comprehensive Computer-Based Patient Record System in Kaiser Permanente Northwest: Strategy and Experience." Effective Clinical Practice, October/November 1998. 1:51-60
Figure 1. Schematic diagram of the results-reporting clinical data repository. ADT = Admission-Discharge-Transfer; KARE = Kaiser Ambulatory Resource; LIS = Laboratory Information System; MIPS = Member Information Processing; RIM = Radiology Information Management; STAR = Medical Transcription; TOPS = The Outpatient Pharmacy System.