Barriers to cross--institutional health information exchange: a literature review.

@article{Edwards2010BarriersTC,
  title={Barriers to cross--institutional health information exchange: a literature review.},
  author={Ashley Edwards and Ilene L Hollin and Jeffrey Barry and Stan Kachnowski},
  journal={Journal of healthcare information management : JHIM},
  year={2010},
  volume={24 3},
  pages={22-34}
}
While the development of health information technology, particularly electronic health records (EHR), is a triumph for the advancement of healthcare, non-interoperable clinical data systems lead to fragmented communication and incomplete records. If interoperable HIT systems could be achieved integrated HIT could be leveraged to lessen medical errors, improve patient care and optimize epidemiological research. To understand the barriers to interoperability or health information exchange (HIE… CONTINUE READING

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