TITLE

Riding the power curve: The Alberta Physician Office Systems Program (POSP)

AUTHOR(S)
Edworthy, Sieve; Armslrong, Fraser
PUB. DATE
June 2004
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;6/22/2004 Supplement, Vol. 170, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article provides information on the Alberta Physician Office Systems Program. Factors that contributed to the fast adoption of an electronic health record in Alberta include the monetary incentive from the Alberta Health and Wellness and both government backing and strong physician representation, with the support of the provincial medical association board and executives.
ACCESSION #
23218699

 

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