Electronic health record and electronic patient record

Dimond, Bridgit
July 2005
British Journal of Nursing;07/14/2005, Vol. 14 Issue 13, p716
Academic Journal
This article considers the government plans for the development of electronic health and patient records as set out in the NHS Plan and the progress and problems which have been encountered in their realization.


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