, Volume 12, Issue 1, pp 64–70

The nursing information systems: Collaborative design of healthcare information systems


DOI: 10.1007/BF01179778

Cite this article as:
Emspak, F. & Trimborn, S. AI & Soc (1998) 12: 64. doi:10.1007/BF01179778


This paper will describe a participatory design process by which individuals from many levels of hierarchy and diverse technical background envisioned and then determined the design criteria for the software system to support the delivery of high quality nursing services.


Human centered designParticipatory designUser interfaces

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.School for Workers Continuing Education ExtensionUniversity of WisconsinMadisonUSA
  2. 2.Center for Clinical SciencesUniversity of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics AuthorityMadisonUSA