Encyclopedia of Systems Biology

2013 Edition
| Editors: Werner Dubitzky, Olaf Wolkenhauer, Kwang-Hyun Cho, Hiroki Yokota

Electronic Health Record Systems

  • Jesus BisbalEmail author
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-9863-7_630

Definition

An electronic health record system is the software system which provides the functionality needed to create, manage, and exploit the information contained in a set of  electronic health records Bisbal and Berry 2011; Dick et al. 1997.

References

  1. Bisbal J, Berry D (2011) An analysis framework for electronic health record systems: interoperation and collaboration in shared healthcare. Methods Inf Med 50(2):180–189PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  2. Dick RS, Steen EB, Detmer DE (eds) (1997) The computer-based patient record: an essential technology for health care, Revised editionth edn. Institute of Medicine, National Academy PressGoogle Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Departament de Tecnologies de la Informació i les ComunicacionsUniversitat Pompeu FabraBarcelonaSpain