Implementation of EHR/EPR in England: a model for developing countries

Tahir Saleem

Abstract


This article reviews the electronic health record and electronic patient record in England, which is being implemented at present. This is one of the biggest projects of its kind and facing many different issues at various levels. There are many lessons to be learnt from this experience for countries and organisations that plan to follow in their footsteps.

Keywords


Electronic health record; EHR; Electronic patient record; EPR; England; National Health Service; NHS; developing countries

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