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Pacific Medical Technology Symposium (1998)
Honolulu, Hawaii
Aug. 17, 1998 to Aug. 20, 1998
ISBN: 0-8186-8667-7
pp: 214
David Bangert , University of Hawaii
Robert Doktor , University of Hawaii
Jennifer Warren , Kolkitto Consulting & Writing
ABSTRACT
In many settings, the introduction of new technologies has failed. In the healthcare industry, the implementation of telemedicine-which uses technology in ways that revolutionize the delivery process of healthcare-has failed more often than not. Reasons abound, but one of the most critical features when introducing a technology or process that will profoundly alter an organization is that the technology or process be implemented as a strategic intent. Deliberate, championed and strongly led from the top, not from within a single department or functional area.
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David Bangert, Robert Doktor, Jennifer Warren, "Introducing Telemedicine as a Strategic Intent", Pacific Medical Technology Symposium, vol. 00, no. , pp. 214, 1998, doi:10.1109/PACMED.1998.769904
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