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eHealth in Belgium, a new “secure” federal network: Role of patients, health professions and social security services

eHealth in Belgium, a new “secure” federal network: Role of patients, health professions and social security services

Dec 5, 2014

Abstract: eHealth platform is the official federal network in Belgium (created by law on 21 August 2008) devoted to a secure exchange of health data in many types of applications, such as health care purposes, simplification of administrative procedures and contribution to health policy. It implies a controlled access to decentralized databases and uses...

Information technology in health care: Socio-technical approaches

Information technology in health care: Socio-technical approaches

Dec 5, 2014

Early studies of health information system failures identified the central role of the human, social and organizational contexts in which information systems operate. They set the challenge for researchers to understand how to obtain the best fit between the technical systems (e.g. the information systems and associated work practices) and the social and...

3LGM2-modeling to support management of health information systems.

CONCLUSIONS: Acceptance of the 3LGM(2) depends strictly on its integration in management structures on the institutional, regional, and even national or European level. PMID: 16962819 [PubMed – in process] (Source: International Journal of Medical Informatics)