Change search
CiteExportLink to record
Permanent link

Direct link
Cite
Citation style
  • apa
  • ieee
  • modern-language-association-8th-edition
  • vancouver
  • Other style
More styles
Language
  • de-DE
  • en-GB
  • en-US
  • fi-FI
  • nn-NO
  • nn-NB
  • sv-SE
  • Other locale
More languages
Output format
  • html
  • text
  • asciidoc
  • rtf
A Plan for Implementation of Hospital Information System in Developing Country: Recommendation from socio-technical perspective.
Linnaeus University, Faculty of Science and Engineering, School of Computer Science, Physics and Mathematics.
Linnaeus University, Faculty of Science and Engineering, School of Computer Science, Physics and Mathematics.
2011 (English)Independent thesis Advanced level (degree of Master (One Year)), 10 credits / 15 HE creditsStudent thesis
Abstract [en]

Hospital Information System (HIS) is considered as an important factor in health care sector for managing the administrative, financial and clinical aspects of a hospital. A large number of hospitals from both developing and developed countries are adopting hospital information system to bring efficiency in their current system. Current study is conducted to contribute to the literature regarding HIS implementation in developing country settings as there is scarce literature. This study attempts to improve the understanding of HIS implementation in developing countries.

 In this study, socio technical model is used to understand the current working system of cardiology department of Combined Military Hospital (CMH). Qualitative case study is conducted for this research. Data is collected with the help of interviews done online via Skype and some secondary data resources to highlight the problems and solutions before HIS implementation. The data collection, generation of results and analysis is done on the basis of structure, people, technology, and process perspective originating from the socio-technical model. Findings of this study are presented in the form of recommendations which need to be considered for making a HIS implementation plan.

Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2011. , 73 p.
Keyword [en]
Hospital Information System (HIS), Combined Military Hospital (CMH), Socio-Technical Model, Plan, Developing Countries
Identifiers
URN: urn:nbn:se:lnu:diva-13775OAI: oai:DiVA.org:lnu-13775DiVA: diva2:434641
Subject / course
Informatics
Educational program
Master Programme in Information Systems, 60 credits
Presentation
2011-06-07, D1136, Linnaeus University SE-351 95 Växjö, Sweden, Växjö, 09:30 (English)
Uppsok
Technology
Supervisors
Examiners
Available from: 2011-08-16 Created: 2011-08-16 Last updated: 2011-08-16Bibliographically approved

Open Access in DiVA

Fulltext001(1233 kB)9086 downloads
File information
File name FULLTEXT01.pdfFile size 1233 kBChecksum SHA-512
1af1042a8b706913d46200185be9b53ba5a9773fc94ecbd864c6f2fe99799474e4ad182aa1345df1d0aa3bc6cc5b067ce2272507ee9c6ec3c3f8a19e9e79328d
Type fulltextMimetype application/pdf

Search in DiVA

By author/editor
Bukhari, Sayyed Wasim HussainZia, Qasim
By organisation
School of Computer Science, Physics and Mathematics

Search outside of DiVA

GoogleGoogle Scholar
Total: 9086 downloads
The number of downloads is the sum of all downloads of full texts. It may include eg previous versions that are now no longer available

urn-nbn

Altmetric score

urn-nbn
Total: 1557 hits
CiteExportLink to record
Permanent link

Direct link
Cite
Citation style
  • apa
  • ieee
  • modern-language-association-8th-edition
  • vancouver
  • Other style
More styles
Language
  • de-DE
  • en-GB
  • en-US
  • fi-FI
  • nn-NO
  • nn-NB
  • sv-SE
  • Other locale
More languages
Output format
  • html
  • text
  • asciidoc
  • rtf