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International Perspective Sweden: The Evolution of Healthcare Information

  • Hans Peterson
  • Paul Hall
Part of the Health Informatics Series book series (HI)

Abstract

Sweden is a unitary state with its political power being distributed among three layers: the central government, the regional governments, and the municipalities. Swedish citizens pay taxes to all three administrations.

Keywords

Central Government Patient Record Medical Informatics Healthcare Information Reference Architecture 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 2004

Authors and Affiliations

  • Hans Peterson
    • 1
    • 2
  • Paul Hall
    • 3
    • 4
  1. 1.Department of Medical InformaticsStockholm Health Care AdministrationSweden
  2. 2.Swedish Institute for Health Services DevelopmentSweden
  3. 3.Computerized Patient Record projectSerafimer HospitalSweden
  4. 4.Karolinska University HospitalSweden

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