Electronic Medical Record System: Have we Bitten off More Than we Can Chew?

@article{Ganesh2009ElectronicMR,
  title={Electronic Medical Record System: Have we Bitten off More Than we Can Chew?},
  author={A. C. Ganesh and Abdullah Al-Mujaini},
  journal={Oman medical journal},
  year={2009},
  volume={24 1},
  pages={1-3}
}
F rst used for management and adm n strat ve purposes, Electron c Med cal Record (EMR) systems are now be ng ncreas ngly employed to collect and synthes ze med cal nformat on. The EMR system offers support n med cal dec s onmak ng, promotes use of gu del nes, ncreases coord nat on between d fferent health care prov ders and s bel eved to mprove overall qual ty of care. The Sultan Qaboos Un vers ty Hosp tal (SQUH) had a funct on ng Healthcare Informat on System (HIS) s nce ts ncept on n 1991, wh… CONTINUE READING