Healthcare Knowledge Management

  title={Healthcare Knowledge Management},
  author={Kostas S. Metaxiotis},
  booktitle={Encyclopedia of Knowledge Management},
The healthcare environment is changing rapidly, and effective management of the knowledge base in this area is an integral part of delivering highquality patient care. People all over the world rely on a huge array of organizations for the provision of healthcare, from public-sector monoliths and governmental agencies to privately funded organizations, and consulting and advisory groups. It is a massive industry in which every organization faces a unique combination of operational hurdles… CONTINUE READING