Cost Effective use of Technology in Emergency Healthcare 2012
With the emergence of Emergency Medicine as a distinct speciality; Emergency Department (ED) is today being recognized as one of the most crucial and also one of the most difficult pieces of the healthcare delivery puzzle.
Progressive Emergency Department leaders and practitioners across the country have been working towards introducing structural changes and processes to transform their Emergency Departments into an integrated end-to-end acute care service delivery organization.
Clinical Process Automation and Information Technology has great potential in providing foundation and accelerating this transformation of Emergency Departments by introducing evidence-based best practices and also dramatically reducing cost of delivery.
The Emergency Department and IT Department at JPN Apex Trauma Centre, AIIMS, New Delhi, has introduced a new dimension in improving patient care at Emergency Departments with the implementation of world-class open source technologies.
Chief Information Officer