Health and clinical management - from the pen and paper to the digital era. Adapting the healthcare environment to take full advantage of information and communication technology.
Service of Medical Informatics, FHVi - Fédération des Hopitaux Vaudois informatique, Bois de Cery, 1008 Prilly, Switzerland. [email protected]
- Published Article
Yearbook of medical informatics
- Publication Date
Jan 01, 2011
In constant evolution, the healthcare environment has multiple challenges to meet: cost containment, increase and ageing of the population, enormous quantities of data and quickly evloving knowledge, complex and multi-disciplinary approaches for healthcare, need for safer care, to mention but a few. While health IT has already helped healthcare in facing these challenges, there still is much more that could be done.
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