Introducing a module for laboratory test order entry and reporting of results at a hospital ward: an evaluation study using a multi-method approach.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

The medical record system DocuLive EPR was installed at a "typical" ward at the Central Hospital of Akershus. Modules for laboratory order entry and reporting of results were evaluated prospectively using several information sources (hospital information systems, telephone records, user survey, semi-structured interviews with key informants). The main findings are discussed, and the lessons learned from the evaluation project are presented.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Ostbye, T; Moen, A; Erikssen, G; Hurlen, P

Published Date

  • April 1997

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 21 / 2

Start / End Page

  • 107 - 117

PubMed ID

  • 9297619

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0148-5598

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1023/a:1022894324357


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States