Managers see the problems associated with coding clinical data as a technical issue whilst clinicians also see cultural barriers.
de Lusignan, S, Wells, SE, Hague, NJ and Thiru, K (2003) Managers see the problems associated with coding clinical data as a technical issue whilst clinicians also see cultural barriers. Methods of Information in Medicine, 42 (4). 416 - 422. ISSN 0026-1270
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In UK general practice, the coding of clinical data (Read Coding) is far from universal. This study set out to examine the barriers to recording structured information in computerised medical records; and to explore whether managers and clinicians had different perspectives in how these barriers should be overcome.
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Ambulatory Care Information Systems, Attitude of Health Personnel, Attitude to Computers, Family Practice, Forms and Records Control, Great Britain, Health Services Research, Humans, International Classification of Diseases, Medical Records Systems, Computerized, Medical Records, Problem-Oriented, Organizational Culture, Questionnaires|
|Divisions:||Faculty of Business, Economics and Law > Health Care Management and Policy|
|Depositing User:||Symplectic Elements|
|Date Deposited:||23 Feb 2012 16:21|
|Last Modified:||23 Sep 2013 19:08|
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