What is the purpose of patients having access to their own records?
- At: 2008 FIP Congress in Basel (Switzerland)
- Type: Presentation
- By: DE GIER, Han (University of Groningen, Groningen, Netherlands)
Background: Good communication between patients and health care providers is an essential component of high-quality health care. The use of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) has been identified as one of the critical forces to improve the quality of health care. As health records evolve into electronic form, increasing demand is being.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.