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Issues with Health Care Information Technology

What are the major issues with existing health information technologies? Discuss why the system is becoming a major concern for health management information systems.

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The major issues with health information technologies are that there are high upfront acquisition costs. Further, the maintenance costs are also very high. The setting up of health information systems lead to disruptions in workflows that leads to losses in productivity. The introduction of a new system means time is also required for learning. In addition, there are privacy concerns from patients relating to the use of health information technologies. An important issue is that the systems are not compatible everywhere. Along with security concerns ...

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