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Foundations of a healthcare knowledge management application system.

Tringali, M and de Lusignan, S (2005) Foundations of a healthcare knowledge management application system. AMIA Annu Symp Proc.

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Much of the knowledge management (KM) literature suggests that organizations should adopt either a "personalization" or "codification" strategy and that to mix the two is unwise. Two European schools have come to the conclusion that a broad strategy is needed. Its key conceptual elements are in three dimensions: the type (explicit - tacit), focus (information - learning) and organization (digital - social) of knowledge. Without this broad approach it is impossible to reconcile the wish to provide (codified) evidence-based solutions to populations at the same time as personalized care for individuals.

Item Type: Article
Divisions : Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences > Surrey Business School
Authors :
Tringali, M
de Lusignan, S
Date : 2005
Uncontrolled Keywords : Hospital Information Systems, Information Management, Italy, Medical Informatics Applications
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Additional Information : Copyright This is an Open Access article: verbatim copying and redistribution of this article are permitted in all media for any purpose
Depositing User : Symplectic Elements
Date Deposited : 09 Mar 2012 15:11
Last Modified : 31 Oct 2017 14:23

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