Implementing scanned health records in NHS community and hospital services

Philip Scott, P. Williams

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The NHS in England has in the order of 150 million medical records but the problem of historical paper notes is outside the scope of the current national programme for IT. An implementation of electronic document management for health records in community children’s services is described, with emphasis on the lessons learned and how they are being applied in an acute hospital deployment.
Original languageEnglish
Publication statusPublished - Apr 2008
EventHealthcare Computing - Harrogate, United Kingdom
Duration: 21 Apr 200823 Apr 2008


ConferenceHealthcare Computing
Country/TerritoryUnited Kingdom


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