Implementation of a successful electronic wound documentation system in rural Victoria, Australia: a subject of collaboration and community engagement.

@article{Khalil2014ImplementationOA,
  title={Implementation of a successful electronic wound documentation system in rural Victoria, Australia: a subject of collaboration and community engagement.},
  author={Hanan Khalil and Marianne Cullen and Helen Chambers and Nicole Steers and Judi Walker},
  journal={International wound journal},
  year={2014},
  volume={11 3},
  pages={314-8}
}
To describe the steps needed for a successful implementation of an e-health programme (the Mobile Wound Care system) in rural Victoria, Australia and to provide recommendations for future e-health initiatives. Wound care is a major burden on the health care system. Optimal wound care was found to be impeded by issues that included the limited access to health care providers, incomplete and inconsistent documentation and limited access to expert review. This study trialled the use of a shared… CONTINUE READING

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