Improving Access to Healthcare with On-Line Medical Appointment System

Winnie Leung, Christian Nøhr

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Abstract

Access to medical care is in many countries an obstacle to timely health care and new technological options for improving the access are not fully utilized. In this project Business Process Modelling and Notation (BPMN) is applied to obtain an efficient, flexible and low cost medical appointment system for a medium size medical centre.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationImproving Usability, Safety and Patient Outcomes with Health Information Technology
EditorsFrancis Lau, John A. Bartle-Clar, Gerry Bliss, Elisabeth M. Borycki, Karen L. Courtney, Alex Mu-Hsing Kuo, Andre Kushniruk, Helen Monkman, Abdul Vahabpour Roudsari
PublisherIOS Press
Publication date2019
Pages271-276
ISBN (Print)978-1-61499-950-8
ISBN (Electronic)978-1-61499-951-5
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2019
SeriesStudies in Health Technology and Informatics
Volume257
ISSN0926-9630

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Keywords

  • Appointment scheduling
  • Business process reengineering
  • healthcare access

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Leung, W., & Nøhr, C. (2019). Improving Access to Healthcare with On-Line Medical Appointment System. In F. Lau, J. A. Bartle-Clar, G. Bliss, E. M. Borycki, K. L. Courtney, A. Mu-Hsing Kuo, A. Kushniruk, H. Monkman, ... A. V. Roudsari (Eds.), Improving Usability, Safety and Patient Outcomes with Health Information Technology (pp. 271-276). IOS Press. Studies in Health Technology and Informatics, Vol.. 257 https://doi.org/10.3233/978-1-61499-951-5-271
Leung, Winnie ; Nøhr, Christian. / Improving Access to Healthcare with On-Line Medical Appointment System. Improving Usability, Safety and Patient Outcomes with Health Information Technology. editor / Francis Lau ; John A. Bartle-Clar ; Gerry Bliss ; Elisabeth M. Borycki ; Karen L. Courtney ; Alex Mu-Hsing Kuo ; Andre Kushniruk ; Helen Monkman ; Abdul Vahabpour Roudsari. IOS Press, 2019. pp. 271-276 (Studies in Health Technology and Informatics, Vol. 257).
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Leung, W & Nøhr, C 2019, Improving Access to Healthcare with On-Line Medical Appointment System. in F Lau, JA Bartle-Clar, G Bliss, EM Borycki, KL Courtney, A Mu-Hsing Kuo, A Kushniruk, H Monkman & AV Roudsari (eds), Improving Usability, Safety and Patient Outcomes with Health Information Technology. IOS Press, Studies in Health Technology and Informatics, vol. 257, pp. 271-276. https://doi.org/10.3233/978-1-61499-951-5-271

Improving Access to Healthcare with On-Line Medical Appointment System. / Leung, Winnie; Nøhr, Christian.

Improving Usability, Safety and Patient Outcomes with Health Information Technology. ed. / Francis Lau; John A. Bartle-Clar; Gerry Bliss; Elisabeth M. Borycki; Karen L. Courtney; Alex Mu-Hsing Kuo; Andre Kushniruk; Helen Monkman; Abdul Vahabpour Roudsari. IOS Press, 2019. p. 271-276 (Studies in Health Technology and Informatics, Vol. 257).

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Leung W, Nøhr C. Improving Access to Healthcare with On-Line Medical Appointment System. In Lau F, Bartle-Clar JA, Bliss G, Borycki EM, Courtney KL, Mu-Hsing Kuo A, Kushniruk A, Monkman H, Roudsari AV, editors, Improving Usability, Safety and Patient Outcomes with Health Information Technology. IOS Press. 2019. p. 271-276. (Studies in Health Technology and Informatics, Vol. 257). https://doi.org/10.3233/978-1-61499-951-5-271