1.What are the challenges and benefits to health care professionals in making effective use of technology?
2.What do health care professionals need to think about when considering the role that drugs play in the delivery of care?
3.How should the impact of research affect the way health care professionals think about continued investment in this part of our healthcare system?
1. Making effective use of technology can be challenging, if the technology does not quite meet the needs of health care professionals within the organization. Having an automated patient record system is not effective, if it does not allow for the kinds of information that are most useful for everyone. If it allows for diagnosis and prescribing information, for example, but does not provide for a means to support those tasks, it is somewhat inefficient. Another challenge is in staff not having the skills or knowledge to utilize technology. If the scheduler does not know how to use an automated scheduling system ...
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