IT-enabled healthcare delivery: The UK National Health Service
UNSPECIFIED (2006) IT-enabled healthcare delivery: The UK National Health Service. INFORMATION SYSTEMS MANAGEMENT, 23 (2). pp. 7-22. ISSN 1058-0530Full text not available from this repository.
Many national governments are investing in the electronic delivery of government services, including the use of Web services models. This article describes the United Kingdom's National Programme for Information Technology (NPfIT) initiative for the National Health Service (NHS), a $10 billion project to develop the infrastructure for a national electronic health record over a ten-year period. The case study discussion focuses on some of the challenges related to Web service delivery with multiple vendors in the context of a complex, public service organization.
|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Subjects:||Q Science > QA Mathematics > QA76 Electronic computers. Computer science. Computer software|
|Journal or Publication Title:||INFORMATION SYSTEMS MANAGEMENT|
|Number of Pages:||16|
|Page Range:||pp. 7-22|
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