IRMA-International.org: Creator of Knowledge
Information Resources Management Association
Advancing the Concepts & Practices of Information Resources Management in Modern Organizations

Engineering Dependable Health Information Systems

Engineering Dependable Health Information Systems
View Sample PDF
Author(s): Khin Than Win (University of Wollongong, Australia) and Peter Croll (Queensland University of Technology, Australia)
Copyright: 2005
Pages: 19
Source title: Creating Knowledge-Based Healthcare Organizations
Source Author(s)/Editor(s): Nilmini Wickramasinghe (Illinois Institute of Technology, USA), Jatinder N.D. Gupta (University of Alabama in Huntsville, USA) and Sushil Sharma (Ball State University, USA)
DOI: 10.4018/978-1-59140-459-0.ch008

Purchase

View Engineering Dependable Health Information Systems on the publisher's website for pricing and purchasing information.

Abstract

Effective and appropriate implementation of health information systems assists with an organization’s knowledge management. To enhance a user’s trustworthiness and full adoption, a health information system needs to be dependable. This chapter reviews the different development methodologies available for engineering dependable solutions and their application by citing two case studies as an example. Health information systems cover a diverse set of applications. The focus in this chapter is on the development of electronic health record systems, the importance of dependability, and the relationship between dependability and data quality of the health record systems.

Related Content

A Relational Perspective on Patient Engagement: Suggestions From Couple-Based Research and Intervention
Silvia Donato, Anna Bertoni. © 2018. 24 pages.
View Details View Details PDF Full Text View Sample PDF
Public Health Legislation and Patient's Rights: Health2020 Strategy, European Perspective
Anna Mokrzycka, Iwona Kowalska-Bobko. © 2018. 24 pages.
View Details View Details PDF Full Text View Sample PDF
Optimizing the Use and Adoption of Healthcare Information Systems: A Systematic Review
Wilfred Bonney. © 2018. 13 pages.
View Details View Details PDF Full Text View Sample PDF
Technologies for Participatory Wellbeing: A Consumer Health Analysis of the Ongoing Scientific Debate
Serena Barello, Julia Menichetti, Guendalina Graffigna. © 2018. 23 pages.
View Details View Details PDF Full Text View Sample PDF
Change Management and Leadership: An Overview of the Healthcare Industry
Kallol Basu. © 2018. 19 pages.
View Details View Details PDF Full Text View Sample PDF
Application of SMAC Technology
Manu Venugopal. © 2018. 37 pages.
View Details View Details PDF Full Text View Sample PDF
Managing Knowledge Towards Enabling Healthcare Service Delivery
Tiko Iyamu, Sharol Sibongile Mkhomazi. © 2018. 12 pages.
View Details View Details PDF Full Text View Sample PDF
Body Bottom