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An improved apparatus and method for providing healthcare information, the apparatus comprising a processor for processing at least one of symptom information and condition information corresponding to a patient, in conjunction with at least one of healthcare information, healthcare theories, healthcare principles, and healthcare research, wherein the processor generates a diagnostic report, and further wherein the diagnostic report contains information regarding at least one of a diagnosis and a possible diagnosis for the at least one of symptom information and condition information. The improvement includes the processor generating a diagnostic report containing a list of possible diagnoses, a transmitter for transmitting the diagnostic report to at least one of a computer and a communication device associated with a healthcare provider, and a receiver for receiving a final diagnosis from the list of possible diagnoses, wherein the final diagnosis is received from the at least one of a computer and a communication device associated with the healthcare provider. The processor generates a claim form for submission to at least one of a healthcare payer and a healthcare insurer.

Title
Apparatus and method for processing and/or for providing healthcare information and/or healthcare-related information
Application Number
9/476651
Publication Number
6283761 (B1)
Application Date
December 31, 1999
Publication Date
September 4, 2001
Inventor
Raymond Anthony Joao
122 Bellevue Pl., Yonkers
NY, US
Agent
Raymond A Joao
US
IPC
G09B 19/00
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