The Role of Systems at the Facility and Network Level

  • Robert H. Roswell
Part of the Computers in Health Care book series (HI)


The concept of networking individual medical centers into an integrated healthcare delivery system is certainly not new, but it represents a significant change for the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). Many, if not most, of the potential benefits of such an integrated healthcare delivery systems with decentralized authority for planning and budgeting are dependent upon effective information management systems and the ability to move information across the system of medical facilities.


Veteran Affair Healthcare Delivery Healthcare Delivery System Delivery Network Integrate Service Network 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1997

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  • Robert H. Roswell

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