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You want me to use this EMR?


Wickramasinghe, N and Almond, H and Androgoli, AE and Schaffer, J, You want me to use this EMR?, Proceedings of the 15th International Congress in Nursing Informatics: Nurses and Midwives in the Digital Age (Studies in Health Technology and Informatics, volume 284), 26-29 July 2020, Virtual, online (Brisbane, Queensland), pp. 545-546. ISBN 978-1-64368-220-4 (2020) [Refereed Conference Paper]


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DOI: doi:10.3233/SHTI210794


Globally, implementation of electronic medical records (EMRs) has accelerated. Australia is starting on this necessary but arduous path. Anecdotes suggest many nurses enquire "You Want Me to Use This EMR? Opinions on the use and usefulness of EMRs are not positive. This research proffers the use of a rich theoretical lens, taken from the information systemís domain, to understand the root concerns and create solutions; providing insight into nursing acceptance and adoption of the EMR.

Item Details

Item Type:Refereed Conference Paper
Keywords:electronic medical records, nursing, relationship equity theory, user adoption and acceptance
Research Division:Health Sciences
Research Group:Health services and systems
Research Field:Aged health care
Objective Division:Health
Objective Group:Evaluation of health and support services
Objective Field:Health education and promotion
UTAS Author:Almond, H (Dr Helen Almond)
ID Code:148535
Year Published:2020
Deposited By:Australian Institute of Health Service Management
Deposited On:2022-01-20
Last Modified:2022-09-09
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