Organizational readiness for telemedicine: implications for success and failure.

@article{Jennett2003OrganizationalRF,
  title={Organizational readiness for telemedicine: implications for success and failure.},
  author={Penny A. Jennett and Maryann Yeo and Monica Pauls and Jennifer Graham},
  journal={Journal of telemedicine and telecare},
  year={2003},
  volume={9 Suppl 2},
  pages={S27-30}
}
The use of telemedicine brings about change in health-care organizations and opens up new possibilities for service delivery. The organizational environment is often crucial in determining whether or not telemedicine applications will be successful. To examine the concept of 'organizational readiness for telemedicine' as a factor to explain why telemedicine initiatives succeed or fail, the results were used of interviews with key informants, conducted in two studies: the Alliance for Building… CONTINUE READING