Case Studies

November 2009
H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;Nov2009, Vol. 83 Issue 11, p43
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Case Study
The article presents several cases of university health systems in the U.S. The University Health System in San Antonio, Texas, is based on a closed physician model that fully implements electronic medical records (EMR). According to Bill Phillips, chief information officer (CIO) of the system, physicians are more engaged and make recommendations for improving the system and core outcomes. The NorthShore University HealthSystem is also featured.


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