Given the rising costs of health care, the current focus on improving patient safety, and the goals of reducing barriers to efficient healthcare access, there is a strong and rapid push towards the implementation of health information systems in a variety of health care contexts. This panel brings together individuals with experiences spanning human factors and system safety research, medical informatics, and clinical practice to provide a set of diverse but complementary viewpoints on what it will take to successfully, safely, and meaningfully design and implement health information systems.
|Number of pages||5|
|Journal||Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society|
|Publication status||Published - 2011|
|Event||55th Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Annual Meeting, HFES 2011 - Las Vegas, NV, United States|
Duration: 19 Sep 2011 → 23 Sep 2011