Information and Communication Technology in Healthcare Management Systems : Prospects for Developing Countries

@inproceedings{Mahmood2010InformationAC,
  title={Information and Communication Technology in Healthcare Management Systems : Prospects for Developing Countries},
  author={Nadeem Mahmood and Z. Abbas},
  year={2010}
}
Information and communication technologies (ICT) are being widely used in healthcare management systems. Rapid advancements in ICT in the last decade or so provide solutions to the problems in healthcare management systems. These include a wide spectrum of issues such as patient safety, dietary management, telemedicine, digital imaging, document management etc. This paper explores the emerging technologies which are being used for the improvement of the healthcare process and identify the… CONTINUE READING
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