CAReR is a generic clinical registry solution, designed for online operation from multiple service sites. It caters for both disease and procedures registers and adapts to the specific objectives of a clinical registry that has any or all of the following requirements:
CAReR applications are implemented typically under a relational database management system, with SQL access modules. Database entities, tailored to a clinical registry’s specific objectives, may include:
CAReR implements industry technical standards, including those recommended by the National eHealth Transition Authority (NEHTA) for Australian Clinical Quality Registries, such as:
CAReR is a product of Australian Clinical Registries (ACR), a business unit of Geoff Sims Consulting Pty Ltd. ACR also offers advice on governance and registry management, emphasising compliance with Operating Principles for Australian Clinical Quality Registries (Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care, 2010), and drawing on extensive experience in registry management
Registry data analysis and reporting services are also available from ACR. Services include descriptive analysis for annual reporting and statistical analysis (using STATA) for trend indicators, benchmarking and survival to study end-points.