Web mobile-based applications for healthcare management

Edited book

Al-Hakim, Latif (ed.) 2007. Web mobile-based applications for healthcare management . Hershey, PA, United States. IRM Press (IGI Global).
Book Title

Web mobile-based applications for healthcare management

Book CategoryEdited book
EditorsAl-Hakim, Latif
Page Rangex-xxiv
Number of Pages421
SeriesInformation Quality Management
PublisherIRM Press (IGI Global)
Place of PublicationHershey, PA, United States
Web Address (URL)http://www.igi-pub.com/books/details.asp?id=6871

This Preface addresses the book “Web Mobile Based Applications for Healthcare Management”. It highlights the importance of web-based and mobile-based systems for healthcare management and addresses the challenges facing these systems, mainly, accessibility by patients, patient disability and patient’s skill and literacy. The book comprises seventeen chapters organised into six sections covering various theoretical and practical issues related to system’s strategies, challenges and opportunities, information quality, patient empowerment, applications, and conceptual frameworks. It provides insights and support for healthcare professionals as well as for practitioners concerned with the management of information systems.

Keywordshealthcare management; information flow; web applications; web-based; mobile-based
ANZSRC Field of Research 2020420399. Health services and systems not elsewhere classified
460612. Service oriented computing
460908. Information systems organisation and management
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Book TitleWeb mobile-based applications for healthcare management
Byline AffiliationsSchool of Management and Marketing
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