The Role of Technology in Hospitals

  • G. B. Schatz
  • B. L. Rosen
Part of the Medicolegal Library book series (MEDICOLEGAL, volume 7)

Abstract

Technology can play many important roles in the operation of the modern hospital. Technology can improve the efficiency of a hospital and improve the quality of care delivered to patients. Some medical technology, however, is quite expensive. Further, the process of integrating new technology is complex and has a far-reaching impact for administrators and doctors. This chapter presents an innovative analytic framework to identify and analyze the key factors — administrative, legal, and medical — which should be examined to prepare for and facilitate technology integration by hospitals and physicians.

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  • G. B. Schatz
  • B. L. Rosen

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