The Effect of Health Information Systems on the Administrative and Medical Performance in the Higher Educational Ministry Hospitals: The Case Study of Al-Mouwasah University Hospital in Damascus

Authors

  • George Karraz Damascus University
  • Waseem Alhasan Al-Sham Private University
  • Weaam Abo Shadeed Damascus University

Keywords:

Health Information Systems, Electronic Health Record, e-Health, Al-Mouwasat University Hospital

Abstract

Ñ  ABSTRACT   Ñ This research aims to identify the health information systems used in the Ministry of Higher Education hospitals, by studying the experience of Al-Mouwasat University Hospital in transfer and adoption this technology, and use it in generalizing to the rest of the Syrian hospitals. It also aims to analyze the actual reality of hospital readiness and its impact on the efficiency of health information systems and on the medical and administrative fields of business and decisions. The research includes: A theoretical study of the concept of health information systems, and the concept of electronic health. A practical study of the reality of health information systems in the hospital, through which data were collected, statistically analyzed, and hypotheses tested. The research gives a number recommendations: Importance of preparing strategic plans for developing health information systems. Interesting in continuous training and qualification of employees, and the need to support the informatics department with specialized technical staff. Applying the unified electronic health record for the patient nationwide

Author Biographies

George Karraz, Damascus University

Professor, Artifficial Intelligence Departement,  Faculty of Informatics Engineering,

Waseem Alhasan, Al-Sham Private University

Assistant Professor, Departement of Informatics,  Faculty of Engineering,

Weaam Abo Shadeed, Damascus University

Postgraduate Student, Technology Management,

Published

2021-09-21

How to Cite

1.
Karraz G, Alhasan W, Abo Shadeed W. The Effect of Health Information Systems on the Administrative and Medical Performance in the Higher Educational Ministry Hospitals: The Case Study of Al-Mouwasah University Hospital in Damascus . Tuj-eng [Internet]. 2021Sep.21 [cited 2021Dec.1];43(4). Available from: http://journal.tishreen.edu.sy/index.php/engscnc/article/view/10930