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Microsystems in health care: Part 2. Creating a rich information environment.

Nelson EC; Batalden PB; Homa K; Godfrey MM; Campbell C; Headrick LA; Huber TP; Mohr JJ; Wasson JH

The authors describe three information delivery systems highly tailored to specific needs (a specialty clinic, an emergency room, and a shock trauma ICU) and the benefits to information exchange and operational efficiency within these settings, and between these settings and the larger organization.