Staff perceptions of medical records: A look inside a nepali hospital
Learning Areas:Administration, management, leadership
Communication and informatics
Implementation of health education strategies, interventions and programs
Identify the hospital staff's perceptions about “perceived usefulness” and “perceived ease of use” of Electronic Medical Record (EMR) system by asking open-ended and multiple-choice questions Describe the EMR usage by first directly observing that usage in the hospital Formulate what types of Medical Recording Systems would be most appropriate for the hospital by holding focus groups of intended-user participants
Keyword(s): Health Information Systems, Health Information
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I am a graduate student in Global Health. As research assistant and intern, I researched the implementation of medical recording systems in the United States and in Nepal. Among my research interests is the involvement of intended consumers of new technology and community based participatory research.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
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