Developing public health clinical decision support systems (CDSS) for the outpatient community in New York City: our experience

January 2011
BMC Public Health;2011, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p753
Academic Journal
The article reports on the benefits of developing public health clinical decision support systems (CDSS) for the outpatient community in New York City. It highlights public health government agency's experience, which is responsible for developing measures for a public health oriented electronic health record (EHR) in New York City in partnership with a commercial EHR vendor. It encourages public health agencies to build EHR for improved health of individual patient and population health.


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