TitleDecision-Support Systems in Health Care. Factors Influencing the Development and Transfer of Technology
AuthorsVian T., Verjee S., Siegrist R. B. Jr.
PublicationInt J Technol Assess Health Care. 1993 Jan; 9(3):369-79.
AbstractNational concern about escalating health care costs and inefficiencies in delivery systems has created demand for informatics technology such as decision-support systems. This paper discusses the pressing need for better cost information in health care and how decision-support technology meets this need. Future directions for the technology also are discussed.