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An overview of electronic medical record implementation in healthcare system: Lesson to learn

Khamis, Noraziani and Ahayalimudin, Nurul'Ain (2013) An overview of electronic medical record implementation in healthcare system: Lesson to learn. World Applied Sciences Journal , 25 (2). pp. 323-332. ISSN 1818-4952

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Abstract

Abstract: Introduction: In many countries, healthcare system has been changed by the usage of some form of information technology, predominantly in terms of electronic medical record. Information technology which is deployed effectively, can replace old challenges in providing healthcare services. Objective: The purpose of this article is to discuss on implementation of electronic medical record in healthcare systems globally through SWOT analysis and gather a lesson that can be learn from the progression of the systems. Methodology: A review on the literature through open access journal, PPUKM library portal using key words. Result: Lessons can be learned from existing local and global EMR implementation. EMR implementation provides opportunities to improve health service deliveries in Malaysia. Key words:Electronic medical record Electronic health record Hospital information systems Information technology

Item Type: Article (Journal)
Additional Information: 6209/34274 SCOPUS
Uncontrolled Keywords: Electronic medical record Electronic health record Hospital information systems Information technology
Subjects: R Medicine > RA Public aspects of medicine > RA0421 Public health. Hygiene. Preventive Medicine
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes (Can select more than one option. Press CONTROL button): Kulliyyah of Nursing
Depositing User: Nurul'Ain Ahayalimudin
Date Deposited: 15 Jan 2014 12:36
Last Modified: 15 Jan 2014 12:36
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/34274

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