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For permission to use where not already granted under a licence please go to http: Abstract The implementation of health information technology interventions is at the forefront of most policy agendas internationally.
However, such undertakings are often far from straightforward as they require complex strategic planning accompanying the systemic organizational changes associated with such programs.
Building on our experiences of designing and evaluating the implementation of large-scale health information technology interventions in the USA and the UK, we highlight key lessons learned in the hope of informing the on-going international efforts of policymakers, health directorates, healthcare management, and senior clinicians.
Introduction Large-scale, potentially transformative, implementations of health information technology are now being planned and undertaken in multiple countries. The reality is, however, that these technologies may prove frustrating for frontline clinicians and organizations as the systems may not fit their usual workflows, and the anticipated individual and organizational benefits take time to materialize.
We have developed a technology lifecycle approach to highlight key considerations at four stages:Health-care providers share a common goal: providing high quality care to their patients.
Measuring performance can help you understand how well your organization is accomplishing this goal. It allows for an analysis of where and what changes need to be made in order to improve performance and the quality of care provided.
While a range of health and health care entities collect data, the data do not flow among these entities in a cohesive or standardized way.
Entities within the health care system face challenges when collecting race, ethnicity, and language data from patients, enrollees, members, and respondents.
Implementation is the process that turns strategies and plans into actions in order to accomplish strategic objectives and goals. Implementing your strategic plan is as important, or even more important, than your strategy.
Basic Strategy Concepts Learning Objectives you should be able to: • Explain the difference between the strategic initiatives and operating activities of a health care organization. When the planning and implementation process is executed expertly, the efforts at the strategic, operational, and tactical levels merge into a.
Chairman Baucus, Ranking Member Hatch, and members of the Committee, thank you for this opportunity to discuss the current landscape and next steps for improving the quality of health care. Advises the HHS Secretary on health data, statistics, privacy, national health information policy, and the Department’s strategy to best address those issues.
Assists and advises HHS in the implementation of the Administrative Simplification provisions of the Health Insurance Portability and .