Systems analysis in health care: framework and example.

@article{Ammenwerth2002SystemsAI,
  title={Systems analysis in health care: framework and example.},
  author={Elske Ammenwerth and Frauke Ehlers and Ronald Eichst{\"a}dter and Reinhold Haux and U. Pohl and Franz Resch},
  journal={Methods of information in medicine},
  year={2002},
  volume={41 2},
  pages={134-40}
}
OBJECTIVES Due to the high complexity of structures and processes in health care, thorough systems analyses in health care run the risk of becoming very complex and difficult to handle. Therefore, we aimed to support systematic systems analysis in health care by developing a comprehensive framework that presents and describes potential areas of analysis. METHODS A framework for systems analysis in health care was developed and applied in a health care setting. To provide a clear structure… CONTINUE READING