Informatics Interchange. Best-of-breed versus integrated systems

Hermann, Staci A.
September 2010
American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy;9/1/2010, Vol. 67 Issue 17, p1406
Academic Journal
The article focuses on the information technology systems that can be used by health care professionals and organizations to improve the safety of patients. It states that the best-of-breed systems contain software applications made for individual specialties such as pharmacy information systems, and that each application was built on its database and specified to meet the needs of the users. It adds that the integrated systems store each software application in the same global application.


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