Journal Article
Commentary

Current challenges in health information technology–related patient safety.

Sittig DF, Wright A, Coiera E, et al. Health informatics journal. 2018:1460458218814893.

Health information technology (IT) implementation is a complex endeavor that requires a sociotechnical orientation to succeed. This article outlines nine key challenges to safety that must be addressed across the three stages of health IT: design and development; implementation and use; and monitoring, evaluation, and optimization.