Web-based Service Portal in Healthcare

  • Petr SilhavyEmail author
  • Radek Silhavy
  • Zdenka Prokopova
Conference paper


Information delivery is one the most important task in healthcare. The growing sector of electronic healthcare has an important impact on the information delivery. There are two basic approaches towards information delivering. The first is web portal and second is touch-screen terminal. The aim of this paper is to investigate the web-based service portal. The most important advantage of web-based portal in the field of healthcare is an independent access for patients. This paper deals with the conditions and frameworks for healthcare portals


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Authors would like to thank Czech Statistical Office, which granted access to results of research connected to ICT penetration in the healthcare sector and in the households.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Faculty of Applied InformaticsTomas Bata University in ZlinZlinCzech Republic

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