The unification of ehr systems in korea for a better control of outbreaks of infectious disease
- In: Poster presentation
- At: Seoul (South Korea) (2017)
- Type: Poster
- Poster code: POS-SAPS-029
- By: KANG, Kyong Hye (Ewha Womans University, Department of Pharmacy, Korea, Republic Of)
- Co-author(s): Kyong Hye Kang:
Surin Kim: Department of Pharmacy, Ewha Womans University, Seoul, Korea, Republic Of
Gina Ryu: Department of Pharmacy, Ewha Womans University, Seoul, Korea, Republic Of
Jin Hyeon Park: Department of Pharmacy, Ewha Womans University, Seoul, Korea, Republic Of
In 2015, an outbreak of Middle East respiratory syndrome, MERS occurred in Korea. It was first identified in a patient from Saudi Arabia, which then was spread to 186 cases, with a death toll of 36. The lack of interoperability between the Electronic Health Record, EHR systems of hospitals was the major problem to the spread of MERS.
Purpo.. The access to the whole abstract and if available the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.